UK Economy Surges Post-Brexit Despite Gloomy Predictions

Posted on February 12, 2020 4:00 am
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With two missed Brexit deadlines and continuing uncertainty surrounding the UK’s departure from the European Union, the British economy has still managed to show a relatively robust performance, as recent data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) reveals.

Britain’s GDP grew by 1.4% in 2019, becoming the third-fastest growing economy in the G7 group, which includes the United States, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, and Japan.

Although the British economy still lagged behind the US and Canada, which grew by 2.2% and 1.5% respectively, Britain outperformed the rest of the group’s members, according to G7 data cited by The