The economy of the United Kingdom is highly developed and market-oriented. It is the ... Of the world's 500 largest companies, 26 are headquartered in the UK. ... There are significant regional variations in prosperity, with South East England and .... The UK recorded weaker growth than many other European nations in the  ...


The most important sectors of the UK's economy in 2016 were wholesale ... Kingdom has 18 representatives on the European Committee of the Regions, the  ...


GLA Economics provides expert advice and analysis on London's economy ... Appendix: The London Economy and Europe - An update on London's economic sectors ... Since the referendum on the UK's membership of the European Union ( EU) ... by the Wholesale & retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motor cycles ...


Feb 9, 2018 ... Our research on the likely economic consequences of leaving the European Union on different regions and industries is consistent with the ...


Oct 3, 2017 ... UK businesses broken down by legal status, industry, region, ... which is consistent with the performance of the broader UK economy. ... A notable development is sterling's sharp depreciation in mid-2016 following the EU referendum vote. ... Wholesale, retail and repair of motor vehicles was the second  ...


Trade has long been pivotal to the United Kingdom's economy. ... More than half of all trade is now with European partners, although at the ... in the United Kingdom has been the growth of service industries, which now provide ... and the elaboration and increasing outsourcing of business services. .... Regional government.


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