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Barclays Comment on the Latest PMI Figures

Posted: 3rd April 2017

Andy Hall, Head of Corporate Banking, Barclays, Central Scotland comments on the latest PMI figures:

“Although March saw an easing in output, manufacturing’s solid start to the year continues with healthy order books and exporters continuing to capitalise on sterling’s weakness. However, with inflation looming large, manufacturers should be increasingly conscious of the potential softening of UK domestic demand, which has been fuelling growth for some time.”

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