Wednesday, 24 Jul 2013
Front cover of investment report
Inward Investment Report 2012/13
UKTI’s 2012/13 inward investment report shows the UK continuing to strengthen its position as the leading European destination for foreign direct investment.
The UK saw 1,559 investment projects secured – 11% more projects than the number recorded during the previous year.
These projects are estimated to have brought with them 170,000 jobs - 51% higher than in the previous year. Of these, nearly 60,000 were new jobs and 110,000 existing jobs were safeguarded
UKTI and its partners were involved in delivering nearly 85% of the projects secured.
All regions of the UK attracted higher numbers of investment projects in 2012/13 than in previous year