Business Outputs and Developments Division
Telephone: +44 (0)1633 456746
Frequency of release: Biannually
Geographical coverage: UK
Geographical breakdown: UK
Survey name(s): Prodcom
The latest estimate of the value of UK manufacturers’ product sales was £341.7 billion in 2012.
The value of UK manufacturers’ product sales in 2012 (in current prices) was 1% (£3.7 billion) above the level seen in 2011. This increase is a continuation of the recovery in manufacturers’ values of sales seen between 2009 and 2011.
The industries driving the growth in UK manufacturing sales between 2011 and 2012 were the manufacture of food products (Division 10), the manufacture of transport equipment (Division 30) and the manufacture of motor vehicles; trailers and semi-trailers (Division 29).
These National Statistics are produced to high professional standards and released according to the arrangements approved by the UK Statistics Authority.