Manufacturing production grows at fastest pace since 1995
Production among UK manufacturers grew at the fastest pace since January 1995 in the three months to July, a new report has revealed.
According to the latest quarterly CBI Industrial Trends Survey of 397 manufacturers, employee headcount increased at the fastest rate for three years and that hiring intentions for the coming quarter also improved.
Optimism rose marginally in the three months to July, while export optimism for the year ahead rose at a slower, but still healthy pace.
Growth in total orders moderated in line with... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com 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...