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Foreign Investment in UK: Wales

Question for Wales Office

UIN 1305, tabled on 5 June 2015

To ask the Secretary of State for Wales, what recent estimate he has made of the level of inward investment to Wales; and if he will make a statement.

Answered on

12 June 2015

In 2013-14, Wales attracted 79 inward investment projects, up from 67 in 2012-13. This was the highest number of inward investment projects for a quarter of a century. Last year the UK Investment Summit in Newport showcased a number of fantastic Welsh businesses and put Wales on the global stage as a great place to invest.

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Wales Office