Worcestershire businesses operate in a global
marketplace. A number of companies in the area have parent
companies located overseas; they also have supply chains that
provide goods not only locally, but also at a national and
international level. Therefore the success of a company in
Worcestershire could be highly dependent upon the strength of the
economy of another county, region or country entirely.
Efficient and reliable local, national and international transport
links are crucial to business, providing access to a workforce with
suitable skills, and a route to market for products and
This page was last reviewed 25 January 2012 at 14:09.
The page is next due for review 23 July 2013.