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UK factories start 2018 in low gear, construction tumbles

Friday, March 09, 2018 - 01:39

British industry kicked off 2018 in low gear and a downturn in construction deepened, according to data on Friday that suggests Britain's economy remains on a slow path ahead of Brexit. But as Laura Frykberg reports, British interest rates are still expected to rise in May following a barrage of hawkish signals from Bank of England policymakers.

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British industry kicked off 2018 in low gear and a downturn in construction deepened, according to data on Friday that suggests Britain's economy remains on a slow path ahead of Brexit. But as Laura Frykberg reports, British interest rates are still expected to rise in May following a barrage of hawkish signals from Bank of England policymakers.

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UK factories start 2018 in low gear, construction tumbles

Friday, March 09, 2018 - 01:39