BCC Director General Dr Adam Marshall comments on the government's extension of the Job Retention Scheme until the end of September 2021.
“Working with the BCC has given TSB unparalleled insight into the experience of UK businesses during the pandemic and helped us consider how best to serve SMEs in the future.”
During 2020 BCC and TSB have worked in partnership on an initiative to assess the needs of the business community post Covid-19. This included a national survey and a programme of 5 webinars held with Chambers across the UK.
Benefits to TSB
BCC Director General Adam Marshall comments on the BEIS Select Committee report, ‘The impact of Coronavirus on businesses and workers: Interim pre-Budget report’, published today.
Results from the latest British Chambers of Commerce survey, in partnership with moneycorp, found that while 44% of UK exporters to the EU plan to grow their exports to the European Union, nearly a quarter (23%) are looking to either reduce their activity in the EU or have no activity at all in the next 12 months, following the ratification of the UK-EU Trade and Co-operation Agreement. Two-thirds of UK businesses are looking to increase activity in the domestic market.