Growth in manufacturing tempered by weaker exports and strong pound

Manufacturing growth continued in the three months to July, but exports are set to weaken, according to a survey from CBI.

Brandauer aims for growth with new division

A Birmingham company’s ambitions to double turnover to £15m have moved forward with a significant investment in new facilities and equipment.

Production and productivity on the rise for UK car manufacturers

Britain’s car manufacturers are experiencing increased levels of output and higher productivity, according to new figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders.

Boeing to delilver five 777 Freighters in deal valued at over $1.5bn

Boeing is to build five 777 Freighters for EVA Air in a deal valued at over $1.5bn.

Investment by Sarginsons Industries creates jobs and brings testing in-house

A West Midlands engineering firm has made an investment that is expected to improve its position as one of the UK’s leading aluminium diecasting experts.

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