UK GDP contracts 0.2 percent in Q2Christian Fernsby ▼ | October 2, 2019
Britain's gross domestic product (GDP) contracted by 0.2 percent in Quarter 2 (Q2), unrevised from the previous estimate, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) said.
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With an upwardly revised rise of 0.6 percent in the first quarter, the British GDP has been volatile through the first half-year of 2019.
The ONS noted that the volatility largely reflecting changes in the timing of activity related to Britain's original planned exit date from the European Union in late March. ■