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Q3 GDP growth rate was unrevised in its final estimate at 0.4%. However, revisions to the composition of growth left it looking more balanced over the quarter. Employment continued to fall in the three months to October, but the labour market remains relatively tight.
The UK economy is growing strongly and is rebalancing healthily, with investment and productivity increasing - but we must raise our game on exports, says CBI chief John Cridland in a major economics speech at King's College London.