SMMT News UK Manufacturing

Engine manufacturing starts year with growth

19 February 2015 #SMMT News #UK Manufacturing
  • UK engine manufacturing up 0.2% in January, producing 206,686 units,
  • Home demand drives sector growth, up 11.2%.
  • Outlook bright for UK engine manufacturing following major investments in recent years.

“UK engine manufacturing has had a solid start to the year, posting positive growth in January, driven by demand in the home market,” said Mike Hawes, SMMT Chief Executive. “Manufacturers have invested over £1 billion to UK engine production in recent years, which is expected to yield an increase in output.”

Engine manufacturing Jan 15 1

Engine manufacturing output – rolling year total

Engine manufacturing Jan 15 2


Engine manufacturing output – 2013-2015 and mean 2009-2014

Engine manufacturing Jan 15 3

Click through to download the UK engine manufacturing news release for January 2015.

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