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“Chancellor must use Budget to strengthen growth” – British Chambers of Commerce

Chief Economist at the British Chambers of Commerce, David Kern comments on these revised GDP figures:

  • GDP grew by 0.7% in Q4 2013 – unrevised from the provisional estimate
  • GDP is estimated to have increased by 1.8% in 2013, compared with 2012, revised down 0.1 percentage points from the provisional estimate
  • In Q4 2013 investment grew by 2.4%, while net trade made a positive contribution to GDP growth

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