This Yorkshire firm says it is the largest British manufacturer of motorhomes, caravans and holiday homes. Its brands, including Swift, Sterling and Sprite, are sold in Europe and as far afield as New Zealand and South Korea. Exports reached £12.7m in 2015 under managing director James Turner, 46, who led a partial management buyout in 2012 from the founder’s son, Peter Smith, 66.

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Company details
Year2016
Rank162
CompanyThe Swift Group
ActivityCaravan and motorhome manufacturer
LocationEast Yorkshire
2-yr av intl sales growth pa21.39%
International sales £000s12,726
Total sales £000s210,863
Staff978
Founded1964
Websitewww.swiftleisure.co.uk

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