Research and analysis

The immersive economy in the UK

This report details the growth and potential of virtual, augmented and mixed reality technologies.

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The immersive economy in the UK

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The immersive technologies sector is growing rapidly. We estimate that there are 1,000 immersive specialist companies in the UK employing around 4,500 people. They generate some £660 million in sales, potentially representing as much as 9% of the global market share.

This publication explains:

  • the current state of the UK immersive economy
  • how immersive technologies can provide value for a range of industries
  • areas of regional strength in the UK
  • export activity and opportunities
Published 21 May 2018