WEEKLY COMMENT 23-05-2013
By Barry Edwards
There is definitely a more confident air amongst small and medium sized enterprises (SME’s) which is beginning to show through in two recent surveys taken in the last month and one more comprehensive EU wide report carried out last September.
The three surveys are shown above this comment in full and are archived in the right hand column under ‘SME surveys and reports’. They are:-
Quarterly Survey Results; Jan-March 2013, by The Manufacturing Advice Service (MAS) is funded by the Business, Innovations and Skills dept). “This information was taken from the Manufacturing Advisory Service National Barometer.”