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Industry Overview

Creative Industries

This is where creative companies flourish. Wales is recognised as a centre for TV and film production. It’s also home to a growing digital technology cluster. Work in the creative industries in Wales, ranges from architecture to software design. Working with the Welsh Government offers opportunities to develop international trade links and workforce training initiatives. 

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Key Facts

As a result of Welsh Government support, the creative industries is one of our fastest growing sectors, with an annual turnover of £2.2 billion. It employs 56,000 people, a 40% increase compared to ten years ago.


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