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UK Manufacturing Statistics | The Manufacturer

UK Manufacturing Statistics | The Manufacturer | Amber's BUS4 Revision | Scoop.it
Manufacturing contributes £6.7tr to the global economy and the UK is in the world's top ten. Manufacturing makes up 10% of UK GVA and 54% of UK exports and

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Anasur Rahman's curator insight, November 14, 2014 4:54 AM

Manufacturing Statistics

Jack Harty's curator insight, November 14, 2014 4:59 AM

Anasur described this as #banterous

soph lockwood's curator insight, November 14, 2014 6:03 AM

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UK Manufacturing - A Short Video Introduction to the UK Automotive Sector

UK Manufacturing - A Short Video Introduction to the UK Automotive Sector | Amber's BUS4 Revision | Scoop.it
The UK automotive manufacturing sector is one of the most successful and vibrant parts of manufacturing in the UK.To get students excited to learn more about great case studies like JLR, Nissan, Honda and JCB, show them this short video. It's packed with useful research stats too - how many can.

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Reshoring driven by quality, not costs, say UK manufacturers - FT.com

A desire to improve quality, rather than rising wage costs overseas, lies behind the trend towards bringing production back to the UK, manufacturers have said. One in six British companies has “reshored” production in the past three years, according

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Nestle: industry must help develop skills - Telegraph

UK boss Fiona Kendrick believes the next generation will be 'the engineers for tomorrow’ – and she wants to ensure they will be up to the task

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Business Economic Environment BUSS4

Revision presentation on economic environment for UK businesses designed for AQA BUSS4 students, May and June 2013

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Geoff Riley's curator insight, April 27, 2013 12:32 PM

Hopefully quite a few bits here that are relevant to students revising for their AS Macro paper

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Pharma industry gets high on profits

Pharma industry gets high on profits | Amber's BUS4 Revision | Scoop.it
Pharmaceutical companies have developed the vast majority of medicines known to humankind, but they have profited handsomely from doing so, and not always by legitimate means.

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Shortage of engineers threaten UK growth, employers warn

Six out of 10 engineering employers fear that a growing shortage of engineers will threaten their business in the UK, research has found. A study by the Institution of Engineering and Technology underlines concern that skills shortages could hold

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#buss4 Manufacturing jobs tumble by 60pc since 1979 - Telegraph

#buss4 Manufacturing jobs tumble by 60pc since 1979 - Telegraph | Amber's BUS4 Revision | Scoop.it
The number of people working in UK manufacturing has fallen sharply in the last 35 years, as low technical jobs are outsourced to cheaper economies and machines replace human beings on production lines

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After years of decline, it's time to be optimistic about UK manufacturing - Telegraph

After years of decline, it's time to be optimistic about UK manufacturing - Telegraph | Amber's BUS4 Revision | Scoop.it
A new report claims the UK is now one of the cheapest manufacturing locations in the western hemisphere

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Naz Jahangir's curator insight, September 3, 2014 2:04 PM

Is UK manufacturing finally on the rise.  You may be surprised to learn that its becoming cheaper to manufacture here. 

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#buss4 Automation: CKF Technology – Rise of the machines

#buss4 Automation: CKF Technology – Rise of the machines | Amber's BUS4 Revision | Scoop.it
CKF Systems, is part of the story of the automation of manufacturing systems in the UK

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Yvonne Bailey's curator insight, November 14, 2014 4:54 AM

Section A technology

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British industry: a photography special - FT.com

British manufacturing is undergoing a period of transformation. Traditional factories still turn out goods we recognise – cars, ships, trains, textiles – but the most successful sector of manufacturing is in niche products such as industrial sensors

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UK textile wages lowest of manufacturing sectors

UK textile wages lowest of manufacturing sectors | Amber's BUS4 Revision | Scoop.it
Productivity in the UK textile, clothing and leather goods sector is lagging that of other manufacturing industries, new figures suggest, as it struggles to recover the strong growth seen prior to the economic downturn. related to Apparel, Finance, Manufacturing, Sourcing,

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Nottingham cigarette factory closure threatens more than 500 jobs

Nottingham cigarette factory closure threatens more than 500 jobs | Amber's BUS4 Revision | Scoop.it
Closure of Imperial's last factory and distribution hub will put an end to cigarette manufacturing in mainland Britain

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‘Playing catch up’: UK warned to invest more in innovation and technology

‘Playing catch up’: UK warned to invest more in innovation and technology | Amber's BUS4 Revision | Scoop.it
Hermann Hauser believes Britain needs to open more Catapult centres, to reap the rewards of its leading scientific base

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#buss4 Tata Steel to sell some UK plants

#buss4 Tata Steel to sell some UK plants | Amber's BUS4 Revision | Scoop.it

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nathan allan's curator insight, November 14, 2014 6:02 AM

this is a good article

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#buss4 does manufacturing have a future in the UK? Pressing ahead

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Does manufacturing have a future in the UK? Jane Gray finds out how automotive supplier, Stadco, has emphatically committed itself to making sure the answer is

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