UK Businesses Plan to Spend, Hire More This Year
6 Apr
2014
Written by Sam Allcock

UK Businesses Plan to Spend, Hire More This Year »

UK companies are planning to spend more and hire additional employees over the next 12 months, according to professional services firm Deloitte. Approximately Read more…

Japanese Manufacturing Below Expectations in February
31 Mar
2014
Written by Sam Allcock

Japanese Manufacturing Below Expectations in February »

Japan’s economic recovery has run into a speed bump. Factory output slowed during February to just 2.3 per cent, according to an official Read more…

Chinese Factory Output Continues to Contract
25 Mar
2014
Written by Sam Allcock

Chinese Factory Output Continues to Contract »

The Chinese economy faces additional roadblocks to sustained growth in the form of a slowing manufacturing sector, according to new data from the Read more…

US Manufacturers to Benefit From Domestic Energy Boom
22 Mar
2014
Written by Sam Allcock

US Manufacturers to Benefit From Domestic Energy Boom »

Energy-intensive manufacturers will be some of the largest beneficiaries of United States economic growth, according to a new industry report from the Conference Read more…

British Manufacturing Missing ‘Generation of Apprentices’
21 Mar
2014
Written by Sam Allcock

British Manufacturing Missing ‘Generation of Apprentices’ »

Manufacturers across the UK back Chancellor George Osborne’s vision of “a Britain that makes things again”, according to a new article in The Read more…

British Manufacturing to Benefit From £7 Billion Energy Bill Cuts
19 Mar
2014
Written by Sam Allcock

British Manufacturing to Benefit From £7 Billion Energy Bill Cuts »

Chancellor George Osborne recently announced a £7 billion energy bill cut for UK-based manufacturers, as part of a long-term effort to reduce costs Read more…

US Consumer Confidence on the Rise »

Consumer confidence is on the rise in the United States. With the US housing market starting to stabilize, people are increasing their spending Read more…

UK Car Sales on the Rise
10 Jan
2014
Written by Sam Allcock

UK Car Sales on the Rise »

The UK is now Europe’s second largest market for cars, beating out France to take second place behind Germany. Strong car sales in Read more…

December US Auto Sales Fall Short of Expectations
5 Jan
2014
Written by Sam Allcock

December US Auto Sales Fall Short of Expectations »

US auto sales fell below expectations during December, according to new data from leading automotive manufacturers such as Ford and Chrysler. GM Read more…

Growth in UK Manufacturing Sector ‘On Track’
3 Jan
2014
Written by Sam Allcock

Growth in UK Manufacturing Sector ‘On Track’ »

The UK’s manufacturing sector is performing well, according to new information in the latest Markit/CIPS Manufacturing Purchasing Index. The index measures growth Read more…