UK manufacturing 'hits 29-month high'

August 2013
Engineer (Online Edition);8/6/2013, p1
The article reports that the output growth in Great Britain's manufacturing sector hit a 29-month high in July 2013. It notes that while exports were critical to its success, it is the broad based nature of the sector's performance that endorsed the view that they are on track for solid and accelerated growth in the coming months. It suggests for the British government to address the engineering skills shortage, invest in new process and provide greater access to sufficient capital investment.


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