An analysis of monthly growth for the production and services industries between August 2020 and September 2020, highlighting the impact from the coronavirus (COVID-19).
Coronavirus and the impact on output in the UK economy: September 2020
Analysis of monthly growth for the production, services and construction industries in the UK economy between August and September 2020, highlighting the impact from the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
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