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Midlands International Trade: State and Challenges
This is a comprehensive report on the state of the Midlands’ international trade during the recent years of 2019-2022.
Regional Economic Impact Monitor: Edition 38
The May edition of the monitor reflects on the continued challenges for the region related to inflation and interest rates, albeit with the former now falling. The monitor also highlights opportunities for the Midlands, particularly in terms of growth and investment within certain clusters and parts of the economy.
Purchasing Manager Index – May 2023
This briefing provides an update on regional results for the recent Purchasing Manager Index (PMI) Survey on business activity for April 2023
Quarterly Regional Gross Domestic Product Q3 2022
This briefing contains the latest quarter on quarter and quarter on same quarter a year earlier percentage changes for overall Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and by sector/industry in Q3 2022 for the Midlands regions.
Claimant Count – May 2023
Statistics to April 2023 for those in receipt of Universal Credit and Jobseeker’s Allowance within our region.
Exploring the Investment Potential of Midlands Clusters
This report, Exploring the Investment Potential of Midlands Clusters, has been produced by the Midlands Engine Partnership to launch a new programme of analysis, engagement and policy development focused on supporting our regional partners, businesses, and the UK Government to better understand and develop clusters across the Midlands.
Exploring the Investment Potential of Midlands Clusters – Appendix
Appendix to the Report on Exploring the Investment Potential of Midlands Clusters
All cylinders – The role of the Midlands Engine in the British economy
A report by Centre for Cities looks at the role the Midlands Engine plays in the UK economy and addresses the barriers to growth. The report provides policy recommendations that will enable the Midlands Engine to meet its full potential and play an even greater role in the national economy.
Executive Summary: Midlands Engine Business Plan 2023-26
Executive summary of the Midlands Engine Business Plan, co-created by partners. It articulates how we will harness our collective strength to amplify individual partner efforts to drive inclusive and sustainable economic growth.