Business investment in the UK rose 5.9 percent on quarter in the fourth quarter of 2020, better than initial estimates of a 1.3 percent rise and following a downwardly revised 13.2 percent increase in the previous period. Now, business investment is 7.4% below where it was at the end of 2019. Year-on-year, business investment fell 7.4 percent, less than initial estimates of a 10.3 percent slump. source: Office for National Statistics
Private Investment in the United Kingdom averaged 1.02 percent from 1967 until 2020, 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 April of 2021.
Private Investment in the United Kingdom is expected to be 3.60 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Private Investment in the United Kingdom to stand at 3.60 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the United Kingdom Business Investment is projected to trend around 1.50 percent in 2022 and 0.80 percent in 2023, according to our econometric models.