North West Manufacturing: Makers on the march

NORTH West manufacturers, the engine room of the region's economy, are resilient, lean, and eyeing opportunities in new markets and sectors.

According to EEF, the industrial organisation, the sector employs around 315,000 people in the region and is worth  £16bn, almost 13% of the UK’s overall manufacturing output.

Despite such strength and being home to world class names such as Bentley Motors and LandRover, the ongoing malaise in the eurozone is banishing any feel-good factor around the sector and im... 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...