The Black Country
The Black Country comprises the boroughs of Dudley, Sandwell and Walsall and the city of Wolverhampton. It is home to over 1.1 million people and over 33,000 businesses.
Sparked into life at the dawn of the Industrial Revolution, it boasts cutting edge companies, a highly skilled workforce, thriving university partnerships, and a huge network of specialist suppliers and support.
The Black Country has seen a significant increase in foreign and domestic investment over the last few years and was recognised as one of the top 5 cost-effective regions in the UK by the fDi Magazines European Cities and Regions of the Future ranking 2016/17.
Dynamic and enterprising, the Black Country is ripe with truly unique investment opportunities. From manufacturing to transport infrastructure, education to culture, this area is rich with resources and is open to development.
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