U.K. Visible trade deficit widened to 8062 million pounds in May from the prior 7279 million pounds which was revised to 7411 million pounds deficit, better than estimates of 7000 million pounds deficit.

Other data showed that trade deficit non EU also widened to 4478 million pounds compared with the previous 3991 million pounds which was revised to 4003 million pounds and median estimates of 3000 million pounds deficit. Total trade deficit expanded to 3817 million pounds relative to the prior 3263 million pounds which was revised to 3502 million pounds deficit and forecasts of 3800 million pounds deficit.