Manufacturing companies are the lifeblood of most economies around the world helping to generate both exports and products for domestic consumption. Manufacturers range in size from small, specialist companies to huge multi-national conglomerates with customers throughout the world. Regardless of their size, they depend on good accountants and business advisers throughout their lifecycle - from the initial company formation and capital investment in plant and machinery to funding for growth, entry to new markets, setting up overseas operations, and mergers and acquisitions .
From the moment that a manufacturing business starts to consider exporting or setting up in overseas markets, it will need advisers with international connections and access to specialist advice for services such as international tax, employment, environmental regulations, and international auditing standards.
PKF International member firms throughout the network have manufacturing clients for whom they offer a range of services to support them in both their domestic and overseas markets.
Below is a selection of some of the countries in which PKF International member firms have particular expertise in the manufacturing sector: