External Affairs

BCC: Fall in sterling unlikely to provide quick fix to UK’s trade deficit

09 November in External Affairs, International Trade

Commenting on the UK trade figures for September, published today by the ONS, Suren Thiru, Head of Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: “The deterioration in the UK’s trade position in September was disappointing and although there was a slight improvement overall in...

BCC: Access to finance remains an issue for many growing businesses

01 November in Chamber News, External Affairs

[caption id="attachment_21221" align="alignleft" width="300"] Adam Marshall, Director General of the BCC.[/caption] Welcoming the BEIS Select Committee's report on Access to Finance, Dr Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce, said: "Access to finance remains an issue for many growing businesses, and the problem is often...

BCC: Great Repeal Bill must deliver ‘day one certainty’ for businesses

03 October in Chamber News, External Affairs

Responding to the Prime Minister's announcement that the government will include a bill in the 2017 Queen's Speech to repeal the European Communities Act 1972, Dr Adam Marshall, Acting Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce, said: "Businesses need day-one certainty on the rules and...