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A quarter of UK SME-sized enterprises in the UK expect future growth to come from China, having named the country as the biggest export market opportunity for business in a new report. ...

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Global manufacturer of advanced plasma, laser and water jet cutting systems, Hypertherm products are used for cutting any type of metal in a variety of industries including shipbuilding, manufacturing, and automotive repair. ...
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Design consultancy uses ABB industrial robots to produce customised metal designs for designers and architects. ...



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