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Dec. 10, 2019, 4:34 a.m. EST

U.K. GDP flat in three months to October

U.K. GDP was flat in the three months ending October, the Office for National Statistics said Tuesday. There were increases across the services sector, offset by falls in manufacturing with factories continuing the weak performance seen since April, the statistics agency said. The ONS also reported a 1.3% drop in industrial production in the 12 months ending October, and a 2.1% drop in construction output in the 12 months ending October. The British pound (XTUP:GBPUSD) was at $1.3152 vs. $1.3143 on Monday.

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