Last week’s poll: industrial support in manifesto-making

Which industrial sector is most likely to need special support from the government in pre-election policy-making in order for it to flourish?


In a very strong response, a clear majority— 59 per cent – of the1884 respondents to last week’s poll thought that medical technologies would need to most support from government, while 32 per cent thought non-renewable energies, including nuclear and CCS, needed a helping hand. The other options gathered little support, with renewables, aerospace and defence, and automotive attracting 6 per cent, 2 per cent and 0.5 per cent respectively.

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