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British Business Bank

Question for Department for Business, Innovation and Skills

UIN 209752, tabled on 26 September 2014

To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, what service the British Business Bank offers to the manufacturing sector.

This answer is the replacement for a previous holding answer.

Answered on

16 October 2014

In the year to end June 2014, Business Bank programmes facilitated £76.4m of new lending and investment to businesses in the manufacturing sector.

Thirteen percent of the businesses we support through our Enterprise Finance Guarantee are in the manufacturing sector. The programme has already supported 2958 businesses in this sector.

Answered by

Department for Business, Innovation and Skills
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