The U.K.'s total trade deficit widened slightly to £3.27B in September from £3.25B in August and came in well above consensus of £2.7B.
The deficit of goods grew to £9.82B from £9.56B and was above forecasts of £9.2B. The surplus of services was £6.5B.
The pound is -0.05% to $1.6088, while the FTSE is -0.3%. (PR)