Chamber News

Solid Economic Growth forecast but Industrial Strategy could fail to deliver

05 May in Business News, Chamber News

Sheffield City Region firms continued to show growth in both domestic and export markets since the New Year and increase investment in plant, people and training, according to a recent economic survey. Yet most remain to be convinced that the Government’s proposed Industrial Strategy can...

Steel giant to create 300 jobs and make multimillion-pound investments

02 May in Chamber News, Member News

Liberty House is to generate 300 jobs and make multimillion-pound investments to secure the future of five plants. This follows this announcement of the finalised £100 million Liberty House deal to acquire the Speciality Steels division of Tata Steel UK. The news protects the 1,700 jobs of...

Sheffield City Region businesses to discuss potential impact of Governments Industrial Strategy

26 April in Business News, Chamber News, Events, External Affairs

In early May over 100 Sheffield City Region businesses will meet to discuss the results of the latest Quarterly Economic Survey (QES) for quarter one 2017. The survey, which went live in February of this year, asked employers about their current trading conditions including skills...