The Sheffield City Region is centrally located in the UK, is connected by excellent transport links and has an economy bigger than some European countries. It’s no wonder it has been described by the Secretary of State as being ‘at the heart’ of Britain’s continued economic growth.
Home to almost 1.8 million people and contributing to a GVA of £25.7bn, the Sheffield City Region is at the forefront of the UK’s industrial and entrepreneurial development.
The region has one of the highest concentrations of advanced manufacturing businesses in the UK, attracting world-leaders including Rolls-Royce, Firth Rixon and Boeing, all serving an international customer base.
The Advanced Manufacturing Park, located in Rotherham, is the UK’s premier advanced manufacturing technology park and has a global reputation for providing world-class advanced manufacturing technology solutions to industry across the world.
Thanks to a number of key manufacturers within the region, the ‘Made in Sheffield’ brand is exported and highly respected all over the world.
Businesses based in the Sheffield City Region are supported by a host of world-class purpose-built facilities, an extensive network of business support services and a highly-skilled workforce.