National Manufacturing Barometer Survey

This quarter's report uncovers trends, opportunities, challenges, and confidence levels from 409 companies across England's SME manufacturing industry.

Special Focus: Shaping the Future of SME Manufacturing

As we continue to face uncertain times, this report highlights how current conditions are continuing to impact SME manufacturers, how they expect the end of the EU transition period to further affect operations, and which areas of support are critically needed to assist them over the coming months.

This survey, covering Q2 2020 (July, August, and September), collected responses from SME manufacturing businesses between 19th and 30th October 2020, and results can be viewed in the National report below:

Q2 2020 Manufacturing Barometer - National Report.pdf