• Output of British manufacturing reached an all-time high in 2007, even adjusted for inflation
  • The UK is the world’s 6th largest manufacturer with strong positions in certain key industries, e.g. a 15% global market share in Aerospace
  • UK Manufacturing achieved a 50% increase in labour productivity from 1997–2007While the UK is suffering from the severe cyclical global downturn at the moment, PricewaterhouseCoopers1 (PwC) believe UK manufacturing will survive this as it survived the crises of 1973, 1982 and 1991.The question is whether it will be weaker or stronger at the end of that process — we see some significant challenges, but also solid grounds for optimism.

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I am a Chartered Member of CISI, which is the UK’s leading securities and investment professional body. Alastair Majury resides locally in Dunblane.

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Alastair Majury

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I am a Chartered Member of CISI, which is the UK’s leading securities and investment professional body. Alastair Majury resides locally in Dunblane.

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