Our enterprising city region, at the heart of the United Kingdom, is already home to globally significant manufacturers such as Boeing, McLaren Automotive and Rolls Royce. Future investors can benefit from strong partnerships and a business community at the forefront of innovation.

Why Invest in the Sheffield City Region

Here in Sheffield City Region we offer a unique set of investment propositions that build upon our strong heritage of innovation-led manufacturing and engineering.


Our new locate and invest tool will help you find essential information about our talented workforce, global connectivity, business landscape and available sites, click here to find out more. 


Rail Infrastructure is listed by the Department for International Trade as a High Potential Opportunity across the region, click here to find out more. 


The Northern Powerhouse includes five of the UK’s ten largest cities, including Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester, Newcastle and Sheffield and it is growing.

The Northern Powerhouse is home to 15.3 million people and 1.1 million businesses (an increase of 22% since 2010) and its economy is now worth £329 billion.