Craig Dalzell: Looking past the headlines on Scotland's export stats reveals hidden truths
Common Weal head of policy & research Dr Craig Dalzell looks in depth at Export Statistics Scotland’s latest publication, and finds it reveals truths about Scotland’s economy which do not easily fit the Unionist narrative
THE new Export Statistics Scotland publication shows the global opportunities for Scottish goods and the solid foundations for the economy of an independent Scotland.
Wealthy nation: Scottish food and drink exports surge to record £5.5bn high
Warning Tory Brexit threatens record success of Scottish food and drink sector
SALES of quality food and drink products from Scotland to global markets has surge to an all time high, newly released figures show.