You'll need the following statements: If you can't do these yourself find someone who can because the bank or investor will go through these reports in detail.
Those are the basic sections in any manufacturing plan and remember to keep it concise and run to about 20 pages in total.
Of course the biggest threat to any manufacturing business currently is the recession.
This is where you concentrate on your own manufacturing business and develop your strengths and weaknesses.
The executive summary as the title says summarises the overall plan for your manufacturing business.
It includes the following important elements The economy: - The external research includes factors about the economy specific to manufacturing in your sector.
Example strengths may be your sales force, location of premises or relationships with suppliers, whereas weaknesses may be your lack of skills and the fact you may be a new brand entering the market place.
Your SWOT is simply a summary of your strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats you have discovered from the work above.
Plan out the main 6-8 objectives for your manufacturing business over the next 12 months.
These may be to launch the business, launch a new production facility, enter a new market or open a new plant.