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A new era of opportunity for UK fashion and textile manufacturing

UK manufacturing is enjoying a great renaissance, responding to a growing domestic demand for speed to market, convenience and flexibility, as well as increasing interest from international consumers looking for high quality UK-made product.

Today’s industry is vibrant and innovative, creating jobs and opportunity. This diverse sector produces high-quality products used in hospitals, cars, international catwalks and the high street and is a significant driver of growth to the UK economy.

UKFT is a proud champion of the UK manufacturing sector working with manufacturing members from central London to rural Scotland, running projects to support growth and innovation, promoting and matchmaking businesses and ensuring that the next generation of skilled people entering the sector are being trained to the highest level.