The Forth Industrial Revolution marks a digital breakthrough in manufacturing.
Connected technologies and smart production are set to transform the sector.
This will include a shift from 'centralised' to 'decentralised' production.
Productivity increase of up to 30%.
Real time quality control.
Easier personalised production.
Forecasting accuracy improvement.
Smart technologies require fast, reliable networks to operate effectively .
Strong cyber security will be key to minimise the risks of free-flowing data.
Accelerated investment in 4IR could generate £102bn of additional revenues p.a. for UK manufacturing by 2026.
Contact us to find out how Barclays can help you realise your 4IR ambitions.