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Welcome to Macroeconomic Trends section.

This section of the platform is intended to keep you informed on macroeconomic trends and evolution inside sectors & industries. For your convenience Indices & Resources have been divided in:

   -> World
   -> Countries
   -> Sectors & Industries

In this way you can have a general picture of current macroeconomic scenario and an insight of countries and sectors according to your company activity.






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Last update 10 Sep 2021
Rising supply chain constraints lead to slower production growth and rising input prices in August
   Source: Markit /CIPS UK Manufacturing PMI   -  IHS Markit
United Kingdom 


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