2020.09.1604:10:00UTC+00European Economics Preview: UK Consumer Price Data Due

Consumer and producer prices from the UK are due on Tuesday, headlining a light day for the European economic news.

At 2.00 am ET, the Office for National Statistics is set to publish UK consumer and producer prices for August. Inflation is forecast to ease to 0.1 percent from 1 percent in July.

Economists forecast UK output prices to fall 0.7 percent annually, following a 0.9 percent decline a month ago. Likewise, the decline in input prices is expected to slow to 4.9 percent from 5.7 percent.

At 3.00 am ET, the Czech Statistical Office issues producer prices for August. Prices are expected to drop 0.1 percent on year.

At 4.30 am ET, the Office for National Statistics releases UK house price data for June.

Half an hour later, Eurostat publishes external trade data for July. The euro area trade surplus is seen at EUR 12.6 billion versus EUR 21.2 billion in June.



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