Business investment in the UK unexpectedly fell 2.5 percent quarter-over-quarter in the July-September period of 2021, following an upwardly revised 8.3 percent hike in the second quarter and compared with preliminary estimates of a 0.4 percent gain. The latest reading stood 11.7 percent below its pre-pandemic levels. Year-on-year, business investment went up 2.6 percent, slowing sharply from an upwardly revised 14.2 percent jump in the second quarter. source: Office for National Statistics
Private Investment in the United Kingdom averaged 0.97 percent from 1967 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 60.70 percent in the second quarter of 2005 and a record low of -33.70 percent in the third quarter of 2005. This page provides - United Kingdom Business Investment- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. United Kingdom Business Investment - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on January of 2022.
Private Investment in the United Kingdom is expected to be 1.50 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the United Kingdom Business Investment is projected to trend around 0.70 percent in 2023 and 0.80 percent in 2024, according to our econometric models.