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Collaborative Dashboard of fast indicators for trade, travel and transportCost: FREE
A dashboard to monitor the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on the economy, especially also for the trade, travel and transport sectors.Learn More
Learning Faster indicators of UK economic activityCost: FREE
This paper summarises the initial work we have carried out, exploring 3 datasets: HMRC UK Value Added Tax (VAT) returns, ship tracking data from automated identification systems (AIS) for UK waters, and road traffic sensor data for England.Learn More
Learning Shipping: Faster indicators of UK economic activityCost: FREE
In this paper, we present an initial exploration of the use of ship movements around the UK. Two new monthly shipping indicators have been derived from Automatic Identification System (AIS) data, the international system for tracking ship movements.