BCC’s UK Monthly Economic Review for April

This briefing provides an easy-to-use commentary on the key economic indicators for UK businesses. The report also provides a comparison between the economic data compiled by external organisations such as the Office for National Statistics (ONS) and the BCC’s own Quarterly Economic Survey and economic forecast.

This month’s headlines:

  • UK GDP growth in Q4 confirmed at 0.7%, more growth likely in Q1
  • BCC and OBR upgrade growth forecasts as the UK economic outlook improves further
  • Weak public finances and rebalancing the economy remains significant challenges.

Click here to download the report.

Written on 4th April 2014Lillie Geistdorfer. Published in BCC, Economy, News