automotive

Publication date: 1 Nov 2017 | Publication type: National Institute Economic Review | Theme: Trade, Investment & Productivity, Exiting the EU & Britain after Brexit | External authors: Bailey, D, De Propris, L | JEL classification: F13, F23, L23, L52, L62 | Journal: National Institute Economic Review Issue 242 | Publisher: Sage Publications, London
The UK’s automotive industry has been one of the ‘star performers’ of the UK economy in recent years – unlike most other manufacturing sectors. Output has increased by over 60 per cent since 2010 and there has been over £8 billion worth of investment in the industry in the past five years. The...