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Manufacturing Community resources

Key resources for Manufacturing Community members.

 

Accounting for leases (IFRS 16)

Revenue recognition (IFRS 15)

Accounting of inventories (IAS 2)

IAS 2

The accounting standard IAS 2 sets out the accounting treatment for inventories and provides guidance on determining their cost.

IAS plus on IAS 2 - Inventories

Overview of IAS 2 provided by PwC, giving latest developments and overview, a summary of the standard and links to relevant resources.

Stock accounting valuation

Discussion on establishing a basis for estimating stock for the purposes of monthly management accounts.

BCM

Business rates

Library resources

Construction industry

Guide to researching the building and construction industry. Quick links to trends, forecasts, market research, regulations, statistics and useful organisations.

Fashion industry

Guide to researching the fashion industry, including clothing and footwear manufacturing and retail. Quick links to trends, forecasts, market research, regulations, statistics and useful organisations.

Fast food industry

Guide to researching the fast food industry, including quick service restaurants and takeaways. Quick links to trends, forecasts, market research, regulations, statistics and useful organisations.

Motor industry

Guide to researching the motor vehicle industry and automobile trade. Quick links to trends, forecasts, market research, regulations, statistics and useful organisations.

Packaging industry

Guide to researching the packing and packaging industry. Quick links to trends, forecasts, market research, regulations, statistics and useful organisations.

Pharmaceutical industry

Guide to researching the drugs and pharmaceuticals industry. Quick links to trends, forecasts, market research, regulations, statistics and useful organisations.

Telecommunications industry

Guide to researching the telecommunications industry. Quick links to trends, forecasts, market research, regulations, statistics and useful organisations.

Toy industry

Guide to researching the toy industry. Quick links to trends, forecasts, market research, regulations, statistics and useful organisations.

The Library & Information Service provides a hand-picked collection of industry press articles as a benefit of ICAEW membership. If you are unable to access an article, please see our Online resources troubleshooting or contact library@icaew.com

 

China's AI boom

China's manufacturing industry is innovating, and that will upend production everywhere. The country's economic recovery from its short pandemic blip has been aided by its adoption of artificial intelligence (AI).

The impact of Brexit

How will trade between the UK and the EU change for construction equipment manufacturers?

Retail getting a tech reboot

2020 was the toughest year on record for brick and mortar retailers. Cliff Saran looks at some tech and manufacturing innovations that could help high street shops.

Managing post-pandemic supply chains

After the Covid-19 pandemic, companies need to make their supply chains more resilient. Here's how.

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Food Engineering

Covers packaging & processing technology and issues facing manufacturing teams in the domestic food & beverage industry.

Food & Drink Technology

Features the best in technical & business news, analysis, comment, plant profiles, interviews & product developments. Has regular geographic & industry sector reviews, giving comprehensive views of the European food and drink manufacturing industry.

Industrial Engineer: IE

Journal topics include environmental applications, technology management and concerns of industrial engineering. Articles, product reviews, and industry news.

Processing

Global processing industry news, providing up-to-date information on equipment, technologies and best practices that improve productivity and sustain infrastructure.

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Articles and books in the Library collection

The Library & Information Service holds a print collection of over 45,000 books and around 160 current professional journals. For information on borrowing books from the Library please contact us or see our guide to book loans.

A-Z of plant & machinery, 2022-23

This book assists with determining whether particular assets are likely to qualify as plant or machinery for capital allowance purposes, with reference to case law and HMRC guidance.

Useful links

Manufacturing: Key Economic Indicators

A House of Commons Library Research Briefing providing data on manufacturing jobs, output and producer confidence.

Global Manufacturing Prospects 2022

Key findings from KPMG's Global Manufacturing Prospects 2022, which surveyed CEOs of manufacturers across the world on their top challenges and priorities for 2022.

Make UK Manufacturing industry reports

Current industry reports, including an annual Executive survey of manufacturing executives’ views on the year ahead and quarterly Outlook reports providing a snapshot survey of business conditions in UK engineering and manufacturing companies.

Finance and support for your business

Gov.uk search facility to find finance, advice, grants and loans for UK businesses. Can be searched by keyword to find manufacturing support programmes.

CBI Industrial trends survey

The Confederation of British Industry's monthly and quarterly survey covers 38 sectors of UK manufacturing at chief executive level.

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