Greater Lincolnshire has a strong and productive manufacturing sector. The sector currently employs 60,000 workers - 14% of total employment for Greater Lincolnshire and contributes £3.97 billion – 20% of our total economic value.
Across Lincolnshire, the aim is to increase economic output by almost a third by 2030, through our amazing local manufacturing businesses, by helping them to grow and develop using the latest technology and support through Growth Hub grant programmes.
Check out our support programmes for manufacturing businesses below.
Grants4Growth is a capital grants scheme that provides financial support to investment-ready SMEs in Greater Lincolnshire. With grants of up to £25,000 available, the programme helps businesses to increase their turnover, reduce costs and create new job opportunities across the county.
Manufacturing Growth Programme
Get your own Manufacturing Growth Manager who will create a tailored action plan to improve your business. Along with a Growth Manager to assess your business's growth needs, you will receive a grant contribution of up to 43% to help fund your next project.
Manufacturing Transformation Programme
Overcome the challenges created by COVID-19 and adapt your business with our Manufacturing Transformation Programme. Meet with a business consultant who will recommend areas for growth, as well as get your own business coach to help you implement these changes. Plus, you'll have the chance to pitch for investment, with between £100,000 and £1 million available.
Supply Chain Improvement Programme
Are COVID-19 and the UK's EU exit disrupting your supply chain? Regain control with our Supply Chain Improvement Programme. Mitigate risks and grasp opportunities that come your way, strengthening your business during this turbulent time.