7 October 2014
LEEDS is set to be a "super city" of the future that will play a key role in the future direction of the country's economy, according to a new report.
York is set to take a leading role in the development of the regenerative healthcare sector,
The findings are included in the Future of Business report compiled for HSBC http://www.thebusinessdesk.com/yorkshire/343/ by trend analysts The Future Laboratory.
Mark Vines, HSBC http://www.thebusinessdesk.com/yorkshire/343/'s regional commercial director for Yorkshire and the Humber, said: "As businesses in our region constantly look for new opportunities this report offers them a glimpse of what the future will hold and the exciting business trends that are starting to emerge.
"Within Yorkshire, Leeds remains a super city, driving the region's economy and businesses forward. The city is also continuing to establish itself as a hub for financial and ancillary services.
"We also have several growth clusters. In particular York is becoming known as a key area for regenerative healthcare. We're also striding into the future with expertise in renewable energy, plastronics, biotech, biochemicals, nanotechnology and low-carbon transport."