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Q. What was the craft-based economy worth to UK plc in 2013?
A. £3.4bn - of which the craft sector contributes £746m, craft occupations in other creative industries contribute £234m but most surprisingly, craft-based occupations in non-creative industries make up £2.4bn!
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