A "dramatic" fall in car production and an easing of stockpiling by manufacturers saw Britain's economy shrink by 0.4% in April, according to the UK’s Office for National Statistics.
Car manufacturing plants planned shutdowns ahead of the UK's planned March exit from the EU and increased their stockpiling, which was designed to deal with what they thought would be a violent disruption of supplies in a cliff-edge scenario.
Car manufacturing dropped by 4% in April, while the Society of Motor Man...


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