The West Midlands is one of three trail-blazing regions to be launching an early Local Industrial Strategy, led by the West Midlands Combined Authority, expected in Spring 2019. The consultation around it has now closed, but the documentation can still be viewed here.
This strategy will not just be delivered or funded by the public sector, businesses and LEPs have led early work to create sector action plans. Funding details are yet to emerge, but GBSLEP has been leading on the following sector action plans for the West Midlands:
If you have any comments about these plans before they become fully implemented, please contact GBSLEP.