UK exporters ended last year on a high.

Subscribe to Campaigning blog feeds


ONS data shows that UK exporters ended last year on a high. Total exports hit a record high in the final quarter of 2011, as did exports to non-EU countries.

The record levels exports has made some headway into the overall trade deficit and points to signs of rebalancing across the economy. It is critical this trend continues through 2012, given the reliance on net trade and investment to drive GDP growth this year.

So, what is the outlook for exports in the year ahead? See our blog post from earlier in the week: here.


This person has now left EEF. Please contact us on 0808 168 1874 or email us at if you have any questions.

Other articles from this author >
Online payments are not supported by your browser. Please choose an alternative browser or make payments through the 'Other payment options' on step 3.