Sector definitions

In this report, exporting sectors are defined by the following 2007 Standard Industrial Codes:

1 Crop and animal production, hunting and related service activities

2 Forestry and logging

3 Fishing and aquaculture

5 Mining of coal and lignite

6 Extraction of crude petroleum and natural gas

7  Mining of metal ores

8 Other mining and quarrying

9 Mining support service activities

10 Manufacture of food products

11 Manufacture of beverages

12 Manufacture of tobacco products

13 Manufacture of textiles

14 Manufacture of wearing apparel

15 Manufacture of leather and related products

16 Manufacture of wood and of products of wood and cork, except furniture; manufacture of articles of straw and plaiting materials

17 Manufacture of paper and paper products

18 Printing and reproduction of recorded media

19 Manufacture of coke and refined petroleum products

20 Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products

21 Manufacture of basic pharmaceutical products and pharmaceutical preparations

22 Manufacture of rubber and plastic products

23 Manufacture of other non-metallic mineral products

24 Manufacture of basic metals

25 Manufacture of fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment

26 Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products

27 Manufacture of electrical equipment

28 Manufacture of machinery and equipment n.e.c.

29 Manufacture of motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers

30 Manufacture of other transport equipment

31 Manufacture of furniture

32 Other manufacturing

35 Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply

51 Air transport

52 Warehousing and support activities for transportation

59 Motion picture, video and television programme production, sound recording and music publishing activities

60 Programming and broadcasting activities

61 Telecommunications

62 Computer programming, consultancy and related activities

63 Information service activities

64 Financial service activities, except insurance and pension funding

65 Insurance, reinsurance and pension funding, except compulsory social security

66 Activities auxiliary to financial services and insurance activities

70 Activities of head offices; management consultancy activities

72 Scientific research and development

73 Advertising and market research

74 Other professional, scientific and technical activities

City group definitions

The Greater South East is defined as the regions of London, the South East and the East of England. Cities in this area are Aldershot, Basildon, Brighton, Cambridge, Chatham, Crawley, Ipswich, London, Luton, Milton Keynes, Norwich, Oxford, Peterborough, Portsmouth, Reading, Slough, Southend, Southampton and Worthing.

This work contains statistical data from ONS which is Crown Copyright. The use of the ONS statistical data in this work does not imply the endorsement of the ONS in relation to the interpretation or analysis of the statistical data. This work uses research datasets which may not exactly reproduce National Statistics aggregates