(c) Scottish Business News Network
From Scotland Food & Drink, yesterday:
- Sector grows by £527 million (in one year?)
- Sector generated a £13.9 billion turnover in 2016, up 3.9% on the previous year.
- Turnover is estimated to have increased by up to 36% since 2007.
- The Scottish Government aims to double the value of food and drink to £30 billion by 2030.
In the absence of comparative figures, these increases suggest that earlier headlines still stand, if they’re not even better: