North West manufacturing: Exporters should be more bullish with new markets

THE weak pound and a flat UK economy should mean manufacturers are looking to new markets overseas but many are instead choosing to redouble their efforts in existing markets, research has found.

DLA Piper’s recent survey of manufacturers found that many were not prioritising the opportunities to be had in new international markets as high as they perhaps should.

Manufacturers understandably remain cautious and are planning for growth through tried and tested markets, rather than entering en... 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...