U.K. trade deficit grows

|By:, SA News Editor

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)

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