Economy introduction

Scotland's economy

Scotland is a modern, open economy and is rich in economic potential and natural resources. Our broad industrial base includes core industries such as Financial and Business Services, Oil and Gas, Renewable Energy, Food and Drink, Life Sciences, Sustainable Tourism, Universities and the Creative Industries.

Economy sub section

  • State of the Economy

    Analysis of the Scottish economy in the context of global and UK economic conditions

  • Publications

    Recent publications relating to the Scottish economy

  • Digital Scotland

    Ensuring Scotland takes full avantage of the opportunities of the digital age.