Ebbw ValeEnterprise Zone
Prime manufacturing site with easy access to key manufacturing hubs in the UK
03000 6 03000
earmarked for the development and delivery of emerging technologies, particularly within the automotive sector
track record and skills availability
Over 45 hectares
(111 acres) of development land
Enterprise Zone designation
with enhanced support and incentives
Why choose us
A focal point for emerging technologies
Ebbw Vale Enterprise Zone is a focal point for manufacturing in Wales, with the skills you would expect from both a longstanding heritage in the sector and existing resident international and indigenous manufacturers.
Its strong strategic location in south east Wales provides easy access to customers and the supply chain in the region and with other manufacturing hubs in the UK, including the West Midlands.
£100m has been allocated by the Welsh Government over ten years, to deliver the vision of the area as a focal point for emerging technologies, particularly within the automotive sector.
Explore Ebbw Vale Enterprise Zone
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Why Choose Us
Be part of the “Tech Valleys” vision
The Enterprise Zone is central to the Welsh Government’s vision for the area as a globally recognised centre for the development of new technologies to support cutting edge industry which will see the creation of at least 1500 sustainable jobs, predominantly within new technologies and within the automotive sector.
These projects are likely to include activity in areas such as development and testing of battery and motor technology, 5G activity and the infrastructure needed for automated and ultra low emission vehicles.
There are many reasons why doing business in Wales gives you a distinct advantage – from skills to strategic partnerships, and a tailored approach to financial support. We provide a personal response to business with clear lines of communication with Government. And the links between business and academic institutions grow stronger every year. Wales will continue to develop close relationships with international partners, in Europe and further afield. We have a great story to tell, of an agile and innovative nation with a truly global outlook.
Sector presence in Wales
Ebbw Vale is an excellent location to grow a business, offering the highest level of financial assistance, support in developing company supply chains and excellent logistics to markets in the Midlands and other parts of the UK.Express Contract Drying Ltd, Managing Director,
During the 30 years that Yuasa have been operating at its Ebbw Vale site, we have benefited from being located in an area with a rich manufacturing pedigree which has helped ensure a steady stream of good skilled labour and local suppliers to fit in with our business needs.Group Human Resources Manager, Yuasa Battery
The key to us being here is the high skills base which comes from this being a traditional manufacturing area. We have very high quality performance and very low absence levels. We want to continue to grow the business, and Ebbw Vale Enterprise Zone is a good place to do that.Managing Director and Plant Manager, Continental Teves