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    CBI industrial order books balance climbs to +10% in February | 19.02.2015

     

    The Confederation of British Industry (CBI) released its industrial order books balance on Thursday. The CBI industrial order books balance climbed to 10% in February from 4% in January.

     

     

    Analysts expected the CBI industrial order books balance to increase to 7%.

    The CBI's director for economics Rain Newton-Smith said that export orders increased, "but uncertainty over prospects in the Eurozone will continue to weigh on export demand".

     

     

    He noted that lower oil prices were positive for the manufacturing sector in the UK, "but North Sea producers are clearly suffering".

     

     

    Volume of output for the next three months climbed to 25 in February, the highest level since September 2014, up from 13 in January.


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