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Deloitte senior economist comments on today's GDP figures from the ONS

11 June 2021

Commenting on the latest GDP figures, published by the ONS today, Debapratim De, senior economist at Deloitte, said:

“April and March's GDP figures provide an early indication of the strong summer recovery coming the UK’s way.

“Vaccines and better weather seem set to supercharge activity. We expect the spring and summer months to deliver growth of almost 7.5%. That is higher than the cumulative growth seen in the four years before the pandemic.”

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