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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: Keeping overseas students in immigration statistics the wrong decision

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

BCC comments on labour market figures

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

BCC comments on pilot scheme for seasonal workers

Head of Business Environment and Skills Policy Jane Gratton comments on the pilot scheme to bring in seasonal workers on short-term visas.

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: Migration figures no cause for celebration

Jane Gratton, Head of Business Environment and Skills at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) comments on the ONS quarterly migration figures.

BCC comments ahead of release of ‘no deal’ Brexit notices

Dr Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) comments ahead of the publication of technical notices from the government relating to the possibility of ‘no deal’ in the Brexit negotiations.

BCC comments at the launch of HM Government’s new Export Strategy

Speaking at the launch of the Government’s Export Strategy today (Tuesday), Dr Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce, will say that at this time of immense change for the UK economy, it’s crucial to get the national approach to export and trade right.