SMMT was established by Frederick Richard Simms on 16 July 1902. In January 1959 it moved to Forbes House, and in August 2011 it moved into its present workplaces at 71 Great Peter Street, London. The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders exist to bolster and advance the interests of the UK car industry at home and abroad. Working intimately with part organizations, SMMT goes about as the voice of the engine business, elevating its position to government, partners and the media.
Around 1.6 million autos and business vehicles and 2.4 million motors are created every year in the UK, representing around 11.8% of the UK's aggregate fare of products. With a yearly turnover of £67.8 billion and 160,000 individuals utilized straightforwardly in assembling (almost 800,000 over the more extensive car industry), the UK is a key worldwide player inside the car area and the business is a noteworthy patron to the UK economy. Through representation to government at home and abroad, national and worldwide occasions, dependable car information and pragmatic counsel, SMMT assumes a focal part in the working existence of the engine business. Whether the business is your business or it impacts on your association in any capacity, SMMT can convey genuine business advantages to help your organization meet the difficulties without bounds.Read More»