IMPORTS III

IMPORTS III

“Imports are now more expensive – it’s going to create inflation!” Funny that is seen as bad news – I thought we were worried about DEFLATION these days! Inflation (If it happens), will cause prices to go up, profits and wages to go up and pensioners’ income to go up...
IMPORTS II

IMPORTS II

Imports will be more expensive: well, isn’t this a gift to many UK companies to step up and steal some market share back? That’s what the good companies will do .Listen to those entrepreneurs and how positive they are! Chris Ingram...
IMPORTS I

IMPORTS I

Yes, they will be more expensive because of our now weaker pound. OK but our exports will be cheaper and more competitive. So let’s do more selling and less whinging! Chris Ingram...
POST BREXIT RECESSION

POST BREXIT RECESSION

So the much-followed Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) has fallen below 50 for the first time since 2009 and that is meant to suggest we’re going into recession. But the Bank of England’s Survey suggests ‘Business as usual’ with no clear evidence of a slowdown. In this...
INVESTING: BOOZE

INVESTING: BOOZE

One thing people don’t cut back on in times of uncertainty is booze. They may postpone replacing the car or moving house but in the case of ‘the small pleasures’ they often consume more. Cornwall brewer St. Austell has just bought its rival Bath Ales, not to slash...