Manufacturing output rises

Manufacturing output rose by 0.4% in May, according to the Office for National Statistics. Engineering saw the fastest rise, up by 1.1%, while food, drink and tobacco production fell by 0.2%.

Manufacturing output rose by 0.4% in May, according to the Office for National Statistics. Engineering saw the fastest rise, up by 1.1%, while food, drink and tobacco production fell by 0.2%.