Rebuild: building resilience for firms and households

Due to be launched July 2020

Steps to help businesses and the wider economy to recover from the impact of coronavirus, including legacy issues from the crisis and to build resilience in case of further restrictions or lockdowns.

BCC responds to government’s plan for local lockdowns

BCC Co-Executive Director Hannah Essex responds to the government's five-step plan for imposing local lockdowns in the case of coronavirus spikes.

BCC responds to changes to England’s quarantine restrictions

BCC Director General Dr Adam Marshall comments on the government’s announcement of quarantine-free travel with a specified list of ‘low-risk’ countries.

BCC Quarterly Economic Survey Q2 2020: Chancellor must set out roadmap to recovery as UK economy endures historic  setback 

The British Chambers of  Commerce has called for “swift, substantial and immediate  action” to bolster the economy, as its  Quarterly Economic Survey (QES) - the UK’s largest independent survey of business sentiment and a leading indicator of UK GDP growth -  found that UK economic conditions deteriorated at an unprecedented rate in the second quarter of 2020. 

BCC comments ahead of Prime Minister's speech encouraging Britain to ‘Build, Build, Build’

BCC Director General Adam Marshall comments ahead of the Prime Minister’s speech in the West Midlands, in which he will announce a ‘New Deal for Britain’