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Edward Davey statement on Grangemouth

Edward Davey's response to the news that the Ineos petrochemical plant at Grangemouth is to reopen.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

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Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change Edward Davey said;

“This is a very positive result. Grangemouth is important to the Scottish economy, the UK economy and most importantly to the local economy where 800 jobs have been saved and the local community has avoided a major blow. We can now look forward to a future of growth at Grangemouth.

“Many people in the UK and Scottish Governments have worked hard to make this happen, a clear sign of our commitment to Scotland, its economy and its people.”

Published 25 October 2013