Investor opportunities

The UK's advanced manufacturing sector is a global hub with large long-term R&D and capital funding commitments. If you're looking to start or grow a manufacturing business, the UK is the ideal location.

Advanced manufacturing

The UK’s advanced manufacturing planopens in a new tab is the biggest investment programme ever delivered by the government across the UK’s Advanced Manufacturing sector. A summary of the plan is available to download in this international brochureopens in a new tab (PDF 1.1MB).

Providing greater long-term certainty for businesses to invest and building on the government's existing support, the plan prioritises:

  • investment in the long-term future of manufacturing
  • international cooperation
  • supply chain resilience

Sector funding

International investors will have access to £4.5 billion of funding for 5 years from 2025 to 2030 to support their businesses within 8 strategic manufacturing sectors:

Reducing business costs and barriers

The plan sets out how the UK is building supply chain resilience and reducing costs and barriers placed on businesses. This includes the battery strategyopens in a new tab which supports the growth of a globally competitive battery supply chain in the UK.

This strategy makes full expensing permanent and ensures that the UK has one of the most competitive capital allowance regimes in the world.

Discover investment success in the UK's advanced manufacturing sector

There is a vast range of opportunities and support available to businesses across key sectors in advanced manufacturing. Explore your investment potential today on the road to global investment success.

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