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BCC comments on GDP and trade figures

Mike Spicer, Director of Research and Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) comments on the GDP and trade statistics for November 2018, published by the ONS today,

BCC Quarterly Economic Survey: Big squeeze on firms from recruitment, prices and cash flow

The British Chambers of Commerce’s quarterly economic survey – the UK’s largest private sector survey of business sentiment and a leading indicator of UK GDP growth – finds that the UK economy ended 2018 stuck in a weak holding pattern.

British business says no to no-deal in 100 days’ time

With 100 days to go until the UK leaves the EU, the UK's five leading business groups (British Chambers of Commerce, CBI, EEF, FSB, and IoD) have come together to call on politicians to prevent a disorderly 'no-deal' Brexit.

BCC Forecast: Business investment deep freeze to continue in 2019

Uncertainty over the UK’s future relationship with the EU is one of many factors that has weakened the outlook for business investment, according to the latest forecast by British Chambers of Commerce (BCC).

BCC: Brexit uncertainty weighing on the economy and trade

Suren Thiru, Head of Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), comments on the GDP and trade statistics for October 2018, published today by the ONS.

BCC: Brexit uncertainty and skills shortages starting to weigh on jobs market

Suren Thiru, Head of Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) comments on the labour market figures for November 2018, published today by the ONS.

BCC: Quarterly growth not likely to maintain momentum

Suren Thiru, Head of Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), comments on the first estimate of GDP for Q3 2018, published today by the ONS.

Budget 2018: Full BCC reaction to Autumn Budget and OBR forecast

BCC delivers its verdict on the Autumn Budget and OBR forecast.

Initial BCC reaction to Budget 2018: A shot in the arm for business investment and growth

Director General Adam Marshall gives his initial assessment of Budget 2018, where the British Chambers of Commerce secured its major ask of an increase in the Annual Investment Allowance to £1million.

BCC: This cannot be ‘business as usual’ Chancellor

Ahead of the Autumn Budget on Monday, the British Chambers of Commerce is urging the Chancellor to take bold measures to bolster business investment, competitiveness and productivity in the face of Brexit headwinds.