Government to pilot ‘manufacturing zones’ in East Midlands
As part of its commitment to the Midlands Engine, the government announced in its Budget yesterday that it will pilot a manufacturing zones scheme in the East Midlands.
This, the Chancellor said, will reduce planning restrictions to allow land to be used more productively, providing certainty for business investment, and boosting local productivity and growth.
However, the government says it will spend only £500,000 on the project.
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