Web links for 16th December 2011
The CBI's Manufacturing Trends survey shows order books and export order books down for the fourth month in succession – "well below their long-run average". For the third month running they expect to reduce output. Unsurprisingly, CBI describes the sector as "depressed."
Matt has written for Left Foot Forward on today's Transport Select Committee report into the Thameslink train procurement, and what it means for manufacturer Bombardier.