Exports continue to fuel engine production in November

UK engine output rises 3.5% in November, with 209,133 units produced.Overseas demand continues to drive growth as production for exports sees 13.3% uplift in the month.Overall year-to-date volumes stable, with output down 0.9%.Mike Hawes, SMMT Chief Executive, said, “Demand from overseas was again the main driving force behind UK engine production in November, with a 13.3% rise in production for export outweighing a drop in domestic output. Engine manufacturing for the year so far remains steady, with a minimal fall compared with the same period in 2014.”Click through to download the engine manufacturing press release as a Word document.Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) read more