Business investment in the UK sank 11.9 percent on quarter in the first three months of 2020, reversing a 5.9 percent rise in the previous quarter, preliminary estimates showed. It is the biggest decrease in 3 quarters as the UK remained under a nationwide coronavirus lockdown and restrictions were reintroduced. Year-on-year, business investment sank 18.4 percent. source: Office for National Statistics
Private Investment in the United Kingdom averaged 0.96 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 May of 2021.
Private Investment in the United Kingdom is expected to be 4.00 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 2.50 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.