Commenting on the UK trade statistics for December 2016, released today by the Office for National Statistics, Richard Wright, Executive Director of Sheffield Chamber of Commerce said: -Narrowing the trade gap is one of the UK's priorities, in our opinion, so the figures showing a better performance in the last quarter of 2016 are very welcome.
Customers looking for parts, fittings and tools are now able to drop in at the new trade counter at Simm Engineering's Sheffield headquarters.
International Trade Secretary, Liam Fox, welcomes ground-breaking the deal as a boost to the Northern Powerhouse.
Supercar manufacturers McLaren have announced a move to Sheffield with a £50m investment in manufacturing facilities in the city.
McLaren Automotive to open purpose-built production facility next to the University of Sheffield's Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) More than 200 new jobs to be created with £100 million boost to the UK's economy - reshoring production to the UK New facility to be based in the UK's first Advanced Manufacturing Innovation District Ongoing partnership between McLaren and the University of Sheffield's Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre led to development of McLaren's new Composites Technology Centre A pioneering partnership between luxury sports car producer McLaren Automotive and the University of Sheffield's Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) has led to the development of a significant new manufacturing facility bringing a £100 million boost to the economy.
South Yorkshire business have been urged to -get claiming by local digital service providers after Superfast South Yorkshire's (SFSY) new Connection and Innovations Voucher Scheme launched officially on Monday.
A team of senior police officers from India has visited Sheffield Hallam University as part of a Government project aimed at improving access to justice for female victims of violence.