International Track 200

Potholes in roads are a worldwide problem, and this Tamworth company says it is Britain’s largest maker of pothole filler. The company exports as far afield as New Zealand and the Far East, where licensees add local aggregates to Instarmac’s special bitumen concentrate. Managing director John Holcroft has seen international sales grow 68% a year, from £747,000 in 2009 to £2.1m in 2011.

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Company details
Year2012
Rank47
CompanyInstarmac
ActivityConstruction materials manufacturer
LocationStaffordshire
2-yr av intl sales growth pa67.79%
International sales £000s2,103
Total sales £000s30,579
Staff135
Founded1977
Websitewww.instarmac.co.uk

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