Manufacturing in Leeds
Welcome to this showcase for enterprise and innovation in Leeds, the UK’s second largest manufacturing centre outside London. Leeds has over 1,700 companies engaged in a diverse range of manufacturing activities, including specialised engineering, print, food and drink manufacture, chemicals and medical technology. Employing around 30,000 people, the sector generates over 11% of the Leeds economy’s total output.
Our site features dozens of Leeds manufacturing case studies, key facts and figures. Please contact us with comments or feedback or to highlight a Leeds business you believe should be showcased. Find out more
6 March 2014
Small to medium sized manufacturers in Yorkshire and Humber are set to embark on a major investment drive in order to meet expected new demand according to the results...
20 February 2014
Medasil, the Leeds-based manufacturer of surgical grade silicone products used in operating theatres around the world, is celebrating its 40th year in business this year with plans for further...
18 February 2014
Sovereign Air Movement is planning to invest £100,000 in expanding its production capacity as the company bids to grow its turnover by a third and achieve £4 million sales....