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GDP in the UK grew by 0.4% in Q2 2018 compared with the previous quarter. The Eurozone also saw growth of 0.4%, while the US recorded growth of 1.0% during the same quarter.
The IMF released new forecasts on 16 July, lowering its UK GDP growth forecast for 2018 to 1.4% from 1.6% in their previous April forecast. Its 2019 forecast was unchanged at 1.5%. 2018 forecasts for other large European economies were also lowered.
Commons Briefing papers SN02784
Author: Daniel Harari