Manufacturing slump shows economy is more imbalanced than ever

Manufacturing slump shows economy is more imbalanced than ever

Post-referendum recovery in UK was hit by 0.9% drop in output in October – and it cannot simply be dismissed as a one-off

Manufacturing slump shows economy is more imbalanced than ever
Weak performance of manufacturing was compounded by falling North Sea oil output.
Photograph: Alamy Stock Photo

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