Stephen Cooper, KPMG’s UK head of manufacturing, comments on the Markit/CIPS Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI), which continued to expand at 50.8 in January, following on from a positive Q4 in 2012
British manufacturing grew unexpectedly in December at the fastest pace in 15 months, the latest figures reveal.
UK new car registrations rose 5.3% in 2012 to 2.04 million - the highest level since 2008, according to the Society of Motor Manufacturers and traders.
A report issued by the Automotive Council found that manufacturers already spend £8.4bn with British suppliers, but also wish to spend more.UKTI identified an opportunity to raise a further £3bn a year within the automotive industry
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