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The Statistics you see below are for 2011:
The British Coatings Federation is the sole Federation that represents the interests of paint, printing ink and wallcovering manufacturers and suppliers in the UK. BCF's membership totals 130 companies, representing 90% of the industry, covering a wide range of small/medium sized enterprises as well as large multi-nationals such as AkzoNobel, PPG, BASF, Valspar, Sun Chemical and Flint Group, with the greatest concentration of member companies based in the North-West of England. The paint, printing inks and wallcoverings industries supply the construction, home improvement, printing, automotive, aerospace and other advanced manufacturing sectors worth over £150 billion to UK plc, which employ more than 1 million people.