- 24 Mar 2021
Scotland's Economic Strategy identifies those sectors where Scotland has a distinct comparative advantage:
- food and drink (including agriculture and fisheries)
- creative Industries (including digital)
- sustainable tourism
- energy (including renewables)
- financial and business Services
- life sciences
The Growth Sectors are defined using Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) 2007 codes. SIC codes are used to classify business establishments by the main type of economic activity in which they are engaged.
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