CBI October 2018
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CBI surveys suggest that warmer weather has boosted growth over Q3, however these effects are likely to be temporary and are expected to unwind towards the end of the 2018
• The underlying UK growth picture remains subdued, with conditions for consumer-facing firms
remaining particularly challenging due to the ongoing squeeze on household incomes. In contrast, the
strength in the global economy is expected to continue supporting manufacturing export growth
• CPI inflation edged higher in August, contrasting with consensus expectations of a slight fall.
• The UK economy grew by 0.4% in Q2 2018, according to the ONS’ second estimate of GDP. This was
unrevised from the first estimate released last month.
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