BCC Director General Adam Marshall comments on news that the UK and US are to open formal negotiations on a future free trade agreement.
Exporters continued to tread water through the final quarter of 2019 according to the largest independent survey of UK firms, released by British Chambers of Commerce and DHL Express.
BCC Director General Adam Marshall comments on the Prime Minister's speech in London today, in which he outlines his view for a future trade deal with the European Union.
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.
A majority of UK manufacturing exporters are reporting a stark worsening in sales and orders, with indicators showing a substantial drop compared to 2017 and 2018 levels.
The British Chambers of Commerce has today launched '2020 and Beyond: business priorities for the next UK government.'
To ensure that the BCC remains at the forefront of the international trade debate, representatives attended the WTO's 2019 public forum in Geneva last week.
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.