UK manufacturing production lingered at 0.6% in November, higher than estimates of 0.4%, while the annual reading came in at 5.6%, exceeding forecasts of 5.3%, compared with the prior of 5.8%.

Industrial production for the same month reached 0.4%, below estimates of 0.5% while the initial reading of -0.2% was revised up to -0.1%. The year on year reading retreated steadied at 3.3%, similar to forecast and the prior reading before being revised up to 3.5%.