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    Default UK economy is about to surge back to life, says leading forecaster

    Economic thinktank NIESR predicts boom in exports and higher wages will lead to GDP growth of nearly 2% and interest rate rise

    https://www.theguardian.com/business...MCNEWEML6619I2

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    Quote Originally Posted by PurpleGorilla View Post
    Economic thinktank NIESR predicts boom in exports and higher wages will lead to GDP growth of nearly 2% and interest rate rise

    https://www.theguardian.com/business...MCNEWEML6619I2
    Great news. Is that in hard currency or mickey-mouse money terms?
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    Suddenly we've built a manufacturing export industry that took Germany 30+ years. Go Britain!
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    Quote Originally Posted by scooterscot View Post
    Suddenly we've built a manufacturing export industry that took Germany 30+ years. Go Britain!
    A car manufacturing industry which is about to be decimated by Tesla model 3's?

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    Looking forward for the promised interest rate increase and the imminent housing market collapse.

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    Quote Originally Posted by sal View Post
    Looking forward for the promised interest rate increase and the imminent housing market collapse.
    It will not happen.

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    Quote Originally Posted by original PM View Post
    A car manufacturing industry which is about to be decimated by Tesla model 3's?
    - hold that thought... Youtube is full of peeps complaining about reliability and build quality. Doors not closing in the same position, replacing failed parts 2-3 months later. So in built design issues not just failing replaceable parts. They're doing an excellent PR job covering up the issues. There's also a number of programs about the workers in Tesla doing insane shifts, up to 22 hours. Little wonder there's issues. Whereas in Germany there's strict controls on working hours or rather respect for them.

    The German car industry is built on quality, the yanks are nowhere near matching that level of process experience and it shows.

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    Quote Originally Posted by original PM View Post
    A car manufacturing industry which is about to be decimated by Tesla model 3's?
    Have you seen the interior of the Model 3? No wonder they kept it secret for so long - plastic fantastic with a DIYesque tablet slapped in the middle

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    Quote Originally Posted by sal View Post
    Have you seen the interior of the Model 3? No wonder they kept it secret for so long - plastic fantastic with a DIYesque tablet slapped in the middle
    It is a big step forward.

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    Quote Originally Posted by PurpleGorilla View Post
    Economic thinktank NIESR predicts boom in exports and higher wages will lead to GDP growth of nearly 2% and interest rate rise

    https://www.theguardian.com/business...MCNEWEML6619I2

    Suggest you read the background of the self proclaimed twat from the thinktank.
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