U.K.'s trade balance for August showed a narrowed deficit to 6240 million pounds from the revised 6431 million pounds from 6479 million pounds which is better than median estimates of 6300 million pounds deficit. Trade balance Non EU came in at -3046 million pounds compared with the previous -3925 million pounds which was revised to -3888 million pounds and the estimated -3600 million pounds.

As for the total trade balance, it showed a narrowed deficit to 2318 million pounds from 2447 million pounds which was revised to 2599 million pounds deficit and compared with 2300 million pounds deficit.