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BCC comments on ONS Q4 2019 GDP statistics

BCC Head of Economics Suren Thiru comments on ONS GDP statistics for Q4 2019.

BCC Quarterly Economic Survey Q4 2019: UK economy in stagnation as service sector slows

The British Chambers of Commerce’s Quarterly Economic Survey reveals that the UK economy ended 2019 in stagnation, amid long term uncertainty, rising business costs and a slowing global economy.

BCC comments on new National Minimum Wage announcement

BCC responds to rises in the National Minimum Wage and National Living Wage

BCC comments on appointment of new Bank of England Governor

Dr Adam Marshall comments on the appointment of Andrew Bailey as Governor of the Bank of England

Join us as our Director of Policy

As the British Chambers of Commerce is recruiting for a Director of Policy, outgoing Director Mike Spicer reflects on his time after almost 10 years at BCC

INITIAL COMMENT ON GENERAL ELECTION 2019 OUTCOME

BCC Director General Dr Adam Marshall responds to the outcome of the 2019 General Election

Weak GDP growth forecast for 2020 as business investment falls

UK economic growth in 2020 is forecast to slow to its weakest rate since the financial crisis as higher government spending struggles to offset falling business investment, weakening net trade and sluggish consumer spending.

BCC response to Liberal Democrat manifesto

Co-Executive Director Hannah Essex responds to the Liberal Democrat manifesto

BCC response to Shadow Chancellor’s speech on the economy

BCC Co-Executive Director Claire Walker comments on today’s speech from the Shadow Chancellor.

BCC responds to Conservative Party business proposals

Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce, Dr Adam Marshall responds to proposals unveiled by the Conservative Party