Brexit negotiations ‘crucial’ for continued manufacturing growth

Charlotte Horobin
East Midlands manufacturers have seen an improvement in confidence in the past three months, according to an influential report. Output balance has reversed its recent downwards trend, up from 9% to a healthy balance of 21%, according to a major survey published today by EEF, the manufacturing organisation and accountancy and business advisory firm BDO. The report says this positive picture is expected to be sustained into the final months of this year with domestic orders also rising to 37%, up from 17% last quarter. The improv... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...