Growth in the UK’s manufacturing sector has sped up recently despite supply chains being squeezed, the UK is currently the ninth largest manufacturing nation in the world, according to statistics by Make UK.
However, manufacturers today face an abundance of technology solutions, uncertainty in the buying process and different levels of readiness to implement new technology. And with the drive for net-zero emissions on every CEO’s agenda, digitalisation has never been more important.
During the early days of the pandemic, there was little opportunity to pick and choose which technologies to implement. Businesses made forced decisions: whatever kept the lights on and protected employees was fine.
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“This data underlines the importance of prioritising manufacturing as the UK establishes new trading relationships with partners around the world”. Paul Brooks. UK Head of Manufacturing, Santander UK.