16 May 2018
Manufacturers across the region need to invest more in people and technology to meet the challenges of the coming decade, according to audit, tax and consulting firm RSM.
03 April 2018
According to statistics taken from the latest Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI), the manufacturing sector signals steady growth at 55.1, which is up from 55.0 in February.
02 October 2017
According to statistics taken from the latest Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI), the manufacturing sector has slowed slightly at 55.9, which is down from 56.7 in August, but up on its long-run average of 51.7.
04 September 2017
The manufacturing sector is performing well showing an increase at 56.9, up from 55.3 in July. This uplift is predominately driven by production levels which picked up due to new orders – highlighting greater demand namely from domestic markets; but exports also remain robust.
01 August 2017
Mike Thornton, RSM’s head of manufacturing, comments on the latest results from the Markit/CIPS manufacturing PMI survey.
24 July 2017
New statistics, taken from a manufacturing industry survey by RSM, reveals a large percentage of UK manufacturers are not taking advantage of research and development (R&D) tax credits to help support growth.
03 July 2017
Political and economic uncertainty knocks manufacturing sector.
14 June 2017
New statistics, taken from a manufacturing industry survey by leading audit, tax and consulting firm RSM, show UK manufacturers need to invest in key business systems to compete with EU and international counterparts.