UK supply chain flourishes on record investment

Mike Tholen Oil & Gas UK London The oil and gas industry is the UK's largest industrial investor, providing hundreds of thousands of skilled jobs, exports, and tax revenues for Britain. What's more, the sector is enjoying a period of strong growth. Last year saw record investment of £11.4 billion in new production, and the government and industry see this rising further to over £13 billion this year. In total, oil and gas production companies have just under £100 billion of capital investment in their business plans. With 70% of investment typically spent with UK based suppliers, this is good news for the prospects of manufacturers, engineering firms, and consultants based across Brit...

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