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George Kerevan Speaking to Edinburgh & Lothian P4Indy
In 2016 First Minister Nicola Sturgeon announced a Growth Commission to look at the issues that face Scotland’s economy and the opportunities we can seize with independence. The Commission has now published its final report – click on the image to go to the report website where you can download the report.
In November economist and former Edinburgh MP, George Kerevan spoke at a public meeting organised by the Edinburgh & Lothians Group of P4Indy who asked him to talk about the Growth Commission Report.
Keith McLeod, of the Edinburgh group, reports that there was an audience of around 35 folk to listen to the former MP and a lively Q&A session afterwards. His talk was recorded by Edinburgh RIC. Here it is… it’s easier to catch what he says if you use headphones!
Latest Scottish Export / Import Figures
HMRC runs a very handy website called HMRC Trade Info which contains a lot of information about the economy of the UK and its constituent Nations.
For example here are the latest import / export figures to end of June this year:
If you put these on a graph you get this: