International Track 200

Rotherham’s MTL Group makes aluminium and steel parts for military vehicles, construction equipment and offshore wind farms. Exports grew to £7.3m in 2012 thanks to customers, including Caterpillar and BAE Systems, in continental Europe, America, the Middle East and South Africa. Managing director Henry Shirman, 67, led a management buyout backed by Caird Capital in 2006.

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Company details
Year2013
Rank30
CompanyMTL Group
ActivityContract manufacturer
LocationRotherham
2-yr av intl sales growth pa102.47%
International sales £000s7,334
Total sales £000s49,040
Staff344
Founded1995
Websitewww.mtlgrp.com

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