Bikes and Aerospace Boom

Two of my favorite things:

1) Bicycles

2) Aerospace products

Good news from the Financial Times. In the United Kingdom (and elsewhere), these two sectors are growing faster than other manufacturing sectors. Along with the weapons segment, steel, and other commodities; two-wheeled transport and air transport are hot segments. There is irony in this, but also logic. Both segments are heavily impacted by the cost of fuel. Consumers are moving to bicycles, scooters, and motorcycles for improved miles per gallon. Airlines, air forces, and air freight companies are moving towards more fuel efficient airframes and propulsion technologies.

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