Scotch whisky worth £4bn to economy

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Scotch whisky is worth more than £4 billion to the economy, according to new research.

The industry is experiencing a second "golden age", with record levels of productivity, according to a report commissioned by the Scotch Whisky Association (SWA) to mark its centenary.