The Annual Manufacturing Report 2017 (AMR), published by Hennik
Research, reflects a surprisingly resilient mood among UK manufacturers; surprising that is to those who haven’t been paying attention. While many observers have predicted post-referendum disaster, manufacturers have been quick to capitalise
on the benefits accruing from a pound that was revalued downwards sharply after the vote. Exports are up, order books are booming and jobs are plentiful.