Research Briefing | Apr 8, 2022

UK: Mixed signs of resilience amid economic troubles

UK | Mixed signs of resilience amid economic troubles

 

A strong performance from March’s services and construction PMIs offered some indication that the economy carried a degree of momentum at the end of Q1, despite intensifying cost of living pressures. But firms have become much gloomier about the future.

What you will learn:

  • Meanwhile, the ongoing impact of supply-chain disruption will be exacerbated by new lockdowns in China and was clear in further weakness in new car sales.
  • However, another big rise in house prices suggests one part of the economy is proving relatively immune to economic troubles.

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