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High Value Manufacturing

EDM number 2282 in 2010-12, proposed by Adrian Bailey on 19/10/2011.
Categorised under the topic of Manufacturing industries.

That this House welcomes Sheffield University's Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) initiative, in partnership with Rolls-Royce and Boeing, to promote the development and expansion of high value manufacturing in the UK; further welcomes the active involvement of the Technology Strategy Board in the development of UK high value manufacturing technology innovation centres as a primary mechanism to improve manufacturing GDP from its current 12.5 per cent. to nearer the 20 per cent. + mark achieved by our major competitors; notes that this growth in manufacturing GDP would require the Government and other institutions to work in partnership with manufacturing industry for the purpose of long-term sustainable and affordable financing for high technology capital investment, tostrengthen and incentivise co-operation between academia and industry, to promote actions to strengthen the UK manufacturing supply chain and to encourage urgent investment into high-quality training and education, including engineering apprenticeships; and congratulates the AMRC on itstenth anniversary and hopesit will be as successful in the next decade.

This motion has been signed by a total of 26 MPs.

Adrian Bailey19/10/2011West Bromwich WestLabourProposed
Brian Binley19/10/2011Northampton SouthConservativeSeconded
Paul Blomfield19/10/2011Sheffield CentralLabourSeconded
David Ward19/10/2011Bradford EastLiberal DemocratSeconded
Simon Kirby19/10/2011Brighton, KemptownConservativeSeconded
Katy Clark19/10/2011North Ayrshire and ArranLabourSeconded
Peter Bottomley19/10/2011Worthing WestConservativeSigned
Kelvin Hopkins20/10/2011Luton NorthLabourSigned
Tony Lloyd20/10/2011Manchester CentralLabourSigned
Alan Meale20/10/2011MansfieldLabourSigned
Jeremy Corbyn20/10/2011Islington NorthLabourSigned
Jim Dobbin20/10/2011Heywood and MiddletonLabourSigned
John Leech24/10/2011Manchester, WithingtonLiberal DemocratSigned
David Simpson25/10/2011Upper BannDUPSigned
Mike Hancock25/10/2011Portsmouth SouthLiberal DemocratSigned
Andrew George25/10/2011St IvesLiberal DemocratSigned
Martin Caton25/10/2011GowerLabourSigned
Sandra Osborne25/10/2011Ayr, Carrick and CumnockLabourSigned
Andrew Miller25/10/2011Ellesmere Port and NestonLabourSigned
Jim Sheridan26/10/2011Paisley and Renfrewshire NorthLabourSigned
David Tredinnick27/10/2011BosworthConservativeSigned
Jim McGovern27/10/2011Dundee WestLabourSigned
Jim Shannon31/10/2011StrangfordDUPSigned
Michael Connarty31/10/2011Linlithgow and East FalkirkLabourSigned
David Crausby31/10/2011Bolton North EastLabourSigned
Hywel Francis31/10/2011AberavonLabourSigned

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