2017-11-08 10:37:29 UTC
In the European Union, it is the second-largest economy.
No wonder the EU are frightened of us leaving.
Contrary to common imperceptions, the UK has a strong manufacturing
sector, which justifies its ninth position on the global scale. The
manufacturing industry in the UK makes up 10% of GVA and 45% of the UK
exports. This translates to the employment of 2.7 million people.