No-one should be under any illusion that the EU referendum vote on Thursday, regardless whether we vote to stay or leave, is a vote for change.
Whichever side of the fence you are on, many people will not be aware of, never mind have read, the ‘Five Presidents Report,’ authored by Jean-Claude Juncker (Luxembourgian politician) President of the European Commission.
Be in no doubt that even if we vote to remain in the EU, everything is about to change…(more…)
Activity in the UK manufacturing sector remained solid in May, and output is expected to rise strongly in the next three months, the latest CBI Industrial Trends Survey shows.
Output volumes continued to grow at the same rate as in the previous two months, and with stronger growth anticipated for the coming quarter.
The survey of 437 manufacturers found that total order books remained well above the long-run average. Export orders fell below normal, mainly driven by the chemicals and automotive sectors, but remained strong by historical standards.
Do you agree with the CBI assessment?
I am continuing to see strong growth across the sectors I coach. Are you feeling the effect as the whole supply chain gets the bounce from larger businesses?