28th February 2017

Top 5 most attractive UK industries revealed

2017 has already seen heightened acquisition activity across the globe and it is becoming apparent that companies are looking beyond their current market to identify fresh opportunities – none more so than Tesco and Reckitt Benckiser who have recently expanded into new territories.

New findings from Plimsoll has revealed the top 5 UK industries that could see a spate of takeovers as well as naming the markets to watch in the next 12 months.

So If you are looking to expand into exciting new markets, the following 5 are among the fastest growing markets in the UK economy at the moment:

  • Modular & Portable Buildings
  • Park & Leisure Home Manufacturers
  • Executive Coaching
  • Mortgage Brokers
  • Immigration Consultants

Yet if you’re looking for an acquisition, Plimsoll has identified industries with a wealth of highly attractive takeover targets. These include:

  • Care Homes
  • Coach Hire
  • Textile Machinery
  • Agri-Machinery Dealers
  • Potato Suppliers

To find out how many acquisition opportunities are available in your market please visit www.plimsoll.uk  Alternatively, please contact Chris Glancey on the details below to discuss any other market research requirement.

Chris Glancey - chrisg@plimsoll.co.uk - 01642626419