£1B/Year turnover, 10,000 jobs
Industry leaders such as Siemens, Vattenfall Wind Energy and Leibheer supported by 50 supply chain companies and a skilled workforce
Global Brands/Academic Research
Investment from GlaxoSmithKline, Proctor and Gamble and others. Cutting edge academic research at Durham and Newcastle Universities
World Class Expertise
The North East offers a range of expertise across advanced manufacturing sectors including automotive, aerospace, electronics & engineering and rail.