Business in Redcar and Cleveland

A place of opportunity

Redcar and Cleveland is a fantastic place to do business.

The borough has a long history of manufacturing and engineering excellence, forged from world class iron and steel making, process and energy industries –  and we have ambitious plans for the future.

Teesworks– the only mayoral development corporation outside London – offers the largest inward investment opportunity in Europe and is wholly within Redcar and Cleveland. It has the potential to create tens of thousands of jobs and more than 100 serious enquiries have been received from major companies from around the world about the possibility or relocating there.

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'A place to Invest' brochure showcases the investments opportunity available in Redcar and Cleveland. Learn More.

Major new contract at Teesworks to create up to 65 jobs

Sixty-five jobs are being created after a global logistics firm secured a contract to provide a range of services at the Teesworks site. Learn More.

Multi-million-pound Teesworks development featuring 43 business units announced

More than 40 business units are planned for Teesworks as part of a multi-million-pound development. Learn More.

Steelmaking to Return to Teesside Under Plans For Electric Arc Furnace

Steelmaking is to return to Teesside after British Steel confirmed plans to build a new furnace at Teesworks. Learn More.

£100m British Steel and Teesworks wind turbine factory deal

Korean firm SeAH Wind Ltd marked the start of work at Teesworks. Ground has officially been broken on a vast £400m factory. Learn More.

Business Events

The next 3 business events coming up are listed below,
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Tees Valley Digital Transformation: Cyber Security & IT Strategy

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Tees Valley Digital Transformation: Entry to E-Commerce

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Tees Valley Net Zero: BringAbout Introduction and Demonstration Webinar

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Forging skills for business

We're also looking to the future and creating the conditions for our future workers to thrive. Teesside and Durham Universities, the Materials Processing Institute and the Centre for Process Industries

are all nurturing the next generation of highly skilled and innovative workers to maintain our area's competitive edge and drive the industries of tomorrow.


British Steel granted permission to build Electric Arc Furnace on Teesside as part of £1.25-billion decarbonisation plan.

The company’s application was approved by Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council following a detailed consultation period.

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Tailors Dandy Threads bank on their new home in Guisborough

Dandy Threads, founded in 2016 by Derrick Langley and his son, Nicholas, with a shop in…

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