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UK sees record exports for printed matter in 2018

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UK sees record exports for printed matter in 2018

April 2019

The UK is a big exported of printed products - to the value of £3.1 billion in 2018. The UK exports more printed matter than it imports to all but 11 countries in the world. Want to know more? BPIF members can download the Print Trade Data file and explore further.

UK paper and board prices – March 2019

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UK paper and board prices – March 2019

March 2019

The BPIF has updated its one-page document summarising the latest developments regarding pulp, paper and board demand and prices. 

UK Printing Industry – gender analysis 2018

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UK Printing Industry – gender analysis 2018

March 2019

For International Women's Day, the BPIF did some research to see exactly where the industry stands in terms of gender split and pay.

Marathon Madness – Kyle's 20-year challenge

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Marathon Madness – Kyle's 20-year challenge

February 2019

Our Research Manager (and Northern Ireland Manager) was a young bright-eyed and bushy-tailed researcher when he joined the BPIF in 1996, a few years later he ran the London Marathon - he's running again and hoping to raise some funds for a great cause.

UK printing producer price indices

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UK printing producer price indices

February 2019

Download an excel file containing the official Producer Price Indices for the UK Printing Industry (SIC 18). This excel file shows the input and output price indices separately. However, it does also graphically combine the two indices so as to depict the relative change between them. 

Seasonal boost stimulates slight recovery in confidence

Government & Industry
Seasonal boost stimulates slight recovery in confidence

February 2019

A healthy seasonal boost ensured 2018 finished stronger than it started, at least as far as the volume of output and orders are concerned - however, expectations are more pragmatic for Q1. 

Intergraf Economic News

Government & Industry
Intergraf Economic News

February 2019

The Economic Newsletter for the European Pringting Industry has been rebranded with Intergraf's new design and colours. It continues to feature short term statistics on turnover, graphic paper consumption and prices. It also includes pulp and recovered paper prices and, in this edition, energy prices. 

 

Producer Price Indices for the UK Printing Industry - December 2018

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Producer Price Indices for the UK Printing Industry - December 2018

December 2018

Available to download is an excel file containing the official Producer Price Indices for the UK Printing Industry (SIC 18). Many PPIs are used in price variation clauses in trading contracts, or for internal current cost accounting.

UK paper and board prices - December 2018

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UK paper and board prices - December 2018

December 2018

The BPIF has updated its one-page document summarising the latest developments regarding pulp, paper and board demand and prices.