U.K. industrial production returns to growth

|By:, SA News Editor

U.K. industrial production grew 0.9% on month in September, recovering from a drop of 1.1% in August and topping consensus of +0.5%.

On year, output +2.2% vs -1.5% and +1.8%.

Manufacturing production +1.2% on month vs -1.2% and +1.1%.

On year, output +0.8% vs -0.2% and +0.7%.

The pound is +0.4% at $1.6102, while the FTSE is +0.1%. (PR)

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