The TUC’s five key priority policies to deliver new manufacturing and high-tech jobs, based on the evidence set out in this report, are:
The TUC calls for a target for the creation of a million more manufacturing and high-tech jobs by 2030. This target dovetails with the government’s aim for reducing carbon emissions by 57 per cent by 2030 compared to 1990 levels. The TUC believes that sustainable industry and green technology could be one of the key planks in delivering new manufacturing jobs. We also believe that productivity improvements from artificial intelligence, can be directed towards the creation of manufacturing and high-tech employment.