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Index of Manufactured Exports 2016 Quarter 1


1st QUARTER 2016NS Logo

A National Statistics Publication for Scotland


Subject: The Economy Coverage: Scotland

Date: 3 August 2016


Main Findings

The Scottish Index of Manufactured Exports fell by 0.5 per cent in real terms during the first quarter of 2016.

On a rolling-annual basis, comparing average growth in the latest four quarters to average growth in the previous four quarters (4Q-on-4Q), the volume of manufactured exports fell by 2.1 per cent.


A printable version of the statistical bulletin (.pdf) can be downloaded at this link.

The results tables in Excel format (.xls) are available here.

OCEA are currently consulting on the possibility of incorporating the Index of Manufactured Exports within Quarterly National Accounts Scotland, ending IME as a separate publication. For further details see the statistical bulletin.