Manufacturing in Leeds

Welcome to this showcase for enterprise and innovation in Leeds, the UK’s second largest manufacturing centre outside London. There are over 1,700 manufacturing companies in Leeds employing around 30,000 people and generating over 11% of the city’s total economic output. For an overview of the sector, download our special report  ‘Leeds manufacturing: adding value’. Download report>>>

Our site features dozens of Leeds manufacturing case studies, together with key facts and figures on the city’s manufacturing sector. Please contact us with comments or feedback or to highlight a Leeds business you believe should be showcased. Find out more

Latest News

Leeds move is the ‘growth solution’ for OPM Group

10 April 2014

A print packaging and labelling company has relocated its operations to newly refurbished premises in Leeds in a bid to double turnover of the £9.4 million business over the...

Sound Leisure in ‘pole position’ for US export growth

3 April 2014

Jukebox manufacturer Sound Leisure is investing over £200,000 in the business and recruiting new staff as it gears up to make the most of new opportunities in the North...

Budget boost for Aire Valley Leeds enterprise zone

21 March 2014

The window of opportunity for companies to take advantage of reduced business rates by locating in the Aire Valley Leeds enterprise zone has been extended for a further three...