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UK GDP fell by 0.2% in Q2 2019, down from growth of 0.5% in Q1. Eurozone GDP grew by 0.2% in Q2 2019, and US GDP growth was 0.5% in Q2.
The OECD lowered its growth forecasts for most large economies in its new forecasts released 19 September. For the UK, 2019 growth is forecast to be 1.0% (down from 1.2% in its previous May 2019 forecasts) and 0.9% in 2020 (down from 1.0%). This assumes an orderly Brexit.
Commons Briefing papers SN02784
Author: Daniel Harari