Research and analysis

Future manufacturing: materials security

Report examining the future challenges of materials security for the UK manufacturing industry in the medium and long term.



This report identifies the issues faced by the UK manufacturing industry in the future as a result of possible raw material limitations of supply. It assess possible mitigation strategies and makes recommendations for government and industry.

This review was commissioned as part of the Foresight project on the future of manufacturing in the UK.

Published 30 October 2013