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Bright outlook for Heathrow export climate

[ March 12, 2018   //   ]

The UK is in a strong position, according to the first issue of Heathrow Airport’s quarterly Export Climate Index published on 7 March. Carried out by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (CEBR), It tracks the health of the UK’s export economy using eight measures such as the number of Heathrow flights.

Rising oil prices and the appreciation of the Pound in the last three months of 2017 were offset by UK producers’ high expectations for the future and increasing consumer confidence amongst the UK’s trading partner nations.