Quarterly Economic Survey

The BCC’s Quarterly Economic Survey is the largest and most representative independent business survey of its kind in the UK. Each quarter, over 7,500 businesses participate in the QES. Businesses are questioned on a wide range of issues, including: home sales and orders, export sales and orders, employment prospects, investment, recruitment difficulties, cashflow, confidence and price pressures.

Quarterly Economic Forecast

Published every quarter, the BCC’s Quarterly Economic Forecast outlines our predictions for the UK economy. It contains forecasted figures for GDP, unemployment, interest rates, public finances, and inflation.