Consultation outcome

Building our Industrial Strategy

This consultation has concluded

Detail of outcome

Responses to this call for evidence informed our Industrial Strategy:

Detail of feedback received

We received over 2,000 responses to the green paper consultation.

Original consultation


We are seeking views on our approach to building a modern industrial strategy, which will deliver an economy that works for everyone.

This consultation was held on another website.

This consultation ran from

Consultation description

We want to build an industrial strategy that addresses long-term challenges to the UK economy. Our aim is to improve living standards and economic growth by increasing productivity and driving growth across the whole country.

This green paper sets out our approach and some early actions we have committed to take. It is not intended to be the last word, but instead to start a consultation.

We hope anyone with an interest will respond. We want to hear from every part of the country, every sector of industry and businesses of every size – and from the people who work in them and use them.

For any queries relating to this consultation please email


Building our Industrial Strategy: green paper

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Published 23 January 2017
Last updated 27 November 2017 + show all updates
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