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22 November 2017

FDF response to the Chancellor's Budget announcement

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FDF Director General Ian Wright said:

“We welcome the focus on investment in skills, infrastructure and R&D in the Chancellor's Budget statement today.

“If we are to unlock the productivity potential within UK food and drink manufacturing then boosting skills, innovation and exports will be critical. We hope to see an acknowledgement of the progress of our work to support these priorities in next week's Industrial Strategy White Paper.”

Click here for the FDF Budget Submission

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Contact Ella Stanbrook, Corporate Affairs Division, at: ella.stanbrook@fdf.org.uk, or 02074207131.

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