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BCC comments on the Queen’s Speech

Dr Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce comments on the Queen’s Speech opening a new session of Parliament.

BCC and Bibby Financial Services: Uncertainty around Brexit, tariffs and exchange rates holding back UK exports

The British Chambers of Commerce and Bibby Financial Services have revealed that uncertainty around Brexit, tariffs and exchange rate volatility are holding back the potential of many UK exporters.

BCC Quarterly Economic Survey Q3 2019: Economic conditions weaken as manufacturing slump continues

The British Chambers of Commerce’s Quarterly Economic Survey – the largest private sector survey of business sentiment and a leading indicator of UK GDP growth, closely watched by policymakers including the Bank of England – finds that economic conditions weaken in the third quarter of 2019.

BCC comments on Prime Minister’s speech

Dr Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce comments on the Prime Minister’s speech at the Conservative Party Conference.

BCC responds to Chancellor’s speech

Dr Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce, responds to the speech by Chancellor of the Exchequer, Sajid Javid, at the Conservative Party Conference in Manchester.

BCC responds to Jeremy Corbyn’s speech

Dr Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce comments on Jeremy Corbyn’s speech at the Labour Party Conference.

BCC comments on Shadow BEIS Secretary’s speech

Claire Walker, Co-Executive Director of the British Chambers of Commerce, responds to the Shadow Business and Energy Secretary’s speech at the Labour Party Conference.

BCC responds to Shadow Chancellor’s speech

Dr Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce responds to the Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell’s speech at the Labour Party Conference.

BCC study shows major gaps in official Brexit guidance for businesses in the event of ‘no deal’

The British Chambers of Commerce today publishes an evaluation of official UK Government guidance to businesses on critical operational issues in the event of an unwanted ‘no deal’ exit on 31st October.

BCC forecast: Business investment and productivity sinking amid Brexit stalemate and global slowdown

The British Chambers of Commerce has today (Monday) released its latest economic forecast, downgrading growth expectations for the UK in 2019 to 1.2% (from 1.3%) and to 0.8% (from 1.0%) for 2020. Our GDP growth forecast of 1.2% remains unchanged for 2021.