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U.K. Trade Balance

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Latest Release
Oct 10, 2018
Actual
-11.20B
Forecast
-10.90B
Previous
-10.39B
The Trade Balance measures the difference in value between imported and exported goods and services over the reported period. A positive number indicates that more goods and services were exported than imported.

A higher than expected reading should be taken as positive/bullish for the GBP, while a lower than expected reading should be taken as negative/bearish for the GBP.
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Source: Office for National Statistics
U.K. Trade Balance
 
Release Date Time Actual Forecast Previous
Nov 09, 2018 (Sep) 05:30   -10.90B -11.20B
Oct 10, 2018 (Aug) 04:30 -11.20B -10.90B -10.39B
Sep 10, 2018 (Jul) 04:30 -9.97B -11.75B -10.68B
Aug 10, 2018 (Jun) 04:30 -11.38B -12.05B -12.53B
Jul 10, 2018 (May) 04:30 -12.36B -12.00B -12.40B
Jun 11, 2018 (Apr) 04:30 -14.04B -11.35B -12.00B

News

UK Manufacturing Production Rises in May
UK Manufacturing Production Rises in May By Investing.com - Jul 10, 2018

Investing.com - Output in the UK manufacturing sector grew 0.4% in May from the prior month, according to figures published on Tuesday by the Office for National Statistics. The consensus expectation...

Forex - Dollar Turns Higher as U.S. Shutdown Ends
Forex - Dollar Turns Higher as U.S. Shutdown Ends By Investing.com - Feb 09, 2018

Investing.com - The U.S. dollar turned higher against other major currencies on Friday, after the U.S. Congress managed to pass a two-year budget agreement, ending a brief government shutdown. The...

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Market Drivers October 10, 2018 Brexit news dominates Asia trade UK data mixed Nikkei 0.16% DAX -0.36% Oil $74/bbl Gold $1184/oz. Bitcoin $6650 Europe and Asia GBP: UK GDP 0.0% vs. 0.1% eyed GBP: UK...

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Alexey No
Alexey No Jan 11, 2017 3:20AM ET
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Why English pound sterling is so high if U.K. Trade Balance is constantly negative?. .
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Qamar Shahzad
Qamar Shahzad Jul 08, 2016 3:33AM ET
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Deep Rana
Deep Rana Jul 10, 2014 5:57AM ET
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I am new in trading world which website can tell me what happened according to the finance calender announcements.
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Jul 10, 2014 5:57AM ET
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you can't depend on news since sometime when news tell good the problem the price move down... so the best is you must train your technical skill
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Kevin Kipkemboi
Kevin Kipkemboi Apr 09, 2014 4:56AM ET
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The price went in the opposite direction despite good news on the report.
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francois delta Apr 09, 2014 4:56AM ET
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its the finance world
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Ted Buckler
Ted Buckler Apr 09, 2014 4:56AM ET
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Yes, it's odd. Investors seem to be shrugging it off.
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