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BCC: Labour proposals unprecedented overreach that increases uncertainty for business

Dr Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) comments on the Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell’s speech at the Labour Party Conference.

BCC at Party Conferences: Business needs action in the national interest – not political self-interest

In the midst of party conference season, the British Chambers of Commerce has challenged the two leading UK political parties to put a stop to Westminster in-fighting and point-scoring – and prioritise action in the national interest in the face of Brexit uncertainty and slowing economic growth.

BCC comments on inflation statistics

Suren Thiru, Head of Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) comments on the inflation statistics for August 2018, published today by the Office for National Statistics.

BCC comments on MAC report recommendations

Jane Gratton, Head of Business Environment and Skills at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) comments on the Migration Advisory Committee’s report on EEA migration.

BCC: UK growth forecasts downgraded as Brexit uncertainty hits investment and trade

The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) has today (Monday) downgraded its growth expectations for the UK economy, forecasting GDP growth for 2018 at just 1.1% (down from 1.3%). The BCC has also downgraded its GDP growth forecast for 2019 from 1.4% to 1.3%.

BCC comments on ‘No Deal’ technical notices: Many business questions remain unanswered

Dr Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce comments on the publication of the second tranche of UK Government technical notices aimed at giving businesses and citizens advice on the implications of a ‘no deal’ exit from the European Union.

BCC comments on labour market figures

Head of Economics Suren Thiru comments on ONS labour market figures for September 2018.

BCC/DHL: Sterling volatility major ongoing concern for exporters

BCC and DHL release the latest Quarterly International Trade Outlook, showing the sentiment of exporters.

BCC comments on Brexit notices: A start, but businesses need more detail

Dr Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) comments on the publication of the first tranche of UK Government technical notices aimed at giving businesses and consumers advice on the implications of a 'no deal' exit from the European Union,

BCC: Little sign wage growth is set to take off

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