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BCC comments at the launch of HM Government’s new Export Strategy
21/08/2018
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.
Possible documentation delays during Ramadan
15/05/2018
During the holy month of Ramadan the Arab-British Chamber of Commerce will adopt shorter working hours.
Forthcoming trade missions and business forum from DIT
09/05/2018
The Department of International Trade (DIT) announce dates for trade missions to Georgia and Armenia plus a business forum on UK-Turkey Infrastructure Collaboration.
Companies given the opportunity to understand the challenges to successfully enter the US market with confidence
04/04/2018
Exporters will be turning their attention to the US market at a special event taking place in Cambridge this month.
Chamber launches Global Awards 2018
27/03/2018
Global Awards 2018 have been launched by Cambridgeshire Chambers of Commerce to recognise success in international markets.
BCC: Improve domestic business environment to help exporters to grow
09/03/2018
The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) comment on the trade statistics for January 2018 released today by the ONS.
Businesses to hear from China experts at Global Business Network
06/10/2017
This month the Chamber will offer a unique insight into China and offer help and advice on how to enter and grow your business in the Chinese market.
British and Finnish Chambers in joint call to minimise potential Brexit trade barriers
14/09/2017
On the occasion of the visit of a high-level Finnish business delegation to London, the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), and the Finnish Chambers of Commerce (Kauppakamari) are today (14 September 2017) jointly calling for UK and EU negotiators to minimise trade barriers and prioritise shared economic ties beyond Brexit.
Workshop on trading with Egypt
06/09/2017
The Egyptian-British Chamber of Commerce invite you to their Workshop on Trade with Egypt; Export Documentation, Trade Finance & Customs Routines.
BCC and DIHK: Joint UK-German call to put shared economic interests first in Brexit negotiations
29/08/2017
The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), and the Association of German Chambers of Commerce (DIHK) have today (Monday) called for UK and EU negotiators to put a clear focus on our shared economic interests as Brexit talks reconvene in Brussels.
BCC/DHL: Exporters concerned economic conditions will dampen performance
17/08/2017
The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), in partnership with DHL, today (Thursday) publishes its latest Quarterly International Trade Outlook, which shows that while many exporters continue to put in a solid performance, wider economic factors are a cause of concern.
Register for the next Business Beyond Borders event!
07/07/2017
Interested in meeting your new business partners at trade fairs around the world? Register for this Business Beyond Borders international matchmaking event in Paris, Milan or Cannes.
Cambridgeshire businesses deliver for Britain
06/06/2017
Businesses in Cambridgeshire using the Chamber export documentation service should be congratulated for how well they are performing and supporting the UK economy.
Export Training Course dates announced
25/04/2017
The Chambers' summer export training course schedule has been released.
Russo-British Chamber of Commerce annual Business Forum
19/04/2017
Chamber members invited to annual RBCC Business Forum at discounted rate.
Businesses to gain an insight to trading in Canada
18/04/2017
Exporters will turn their attention to Canada and North America at a special event taking place in Cambridge next week.
Two weeks left to submit your Global Award entry
07/04/2017
The deadline for submitting your 2017 Global Award entry is fast approaching.
The Great British Personal Care Showcase in Prague, Czech Republic
30/03/2017
The British Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic invites British suppliers of personal hygiene products and cosmetics to the The Great British Personal Care Showcase – 1 June 2017 in Prague, Czech Republic.
Cambridgeshire companies to gain awareness of Iran market
15/03/2017
Exporters will benefit from an insight into the Iran market at a special event taking place in Cambridge this month.
Opportunity to export products to Egypt
23/02/2017
The Ministry of Supply in Egypt is planning to import some food products and is seeking quotations from British companies who could export such products to Egypt.
BCC International Trade Survey: Fall in Sterling expected to increase cost base and push up prices
06/02/2017
The recent fall in the value of Sterling is squeezing domestic sales margins, and increasing the cost base of UK businesses, according to the results of the British Chambers of Commerce’s (BCC) latest International Trade Survey.
BCC International Trade Survey: Europe to remain key export market despite Brexit vote
30/01/2017
UK companies remain committed to strong trading relationships with European customers and suppliers despite the UK’s vote to leave the EU, according to the results of the British Chambers of Commerce’s (BCC) International Trade Survey, released today (Monday).
TUC and BCC heads send joint letter to Theresa May on EU migrants’ right to remain
19/12/2016
Prime Minister must ‘show leadership’ on EU migrants’ right to remain – says TUC and British Chambers of Commerce.
Businesses encouraged to use agents and distributors to extend their market reach overseas
14/11/2016
Businesses investigating the potential to sell goods or services outside the UK are being urged to consider using an agent or distributor by Cambridgeshire Chambers of Commerce.
Exporting to Egypt has changed, come to this seminar to hear how this will affect you
05/10/2016
Exporters will be turning their attention to the trade regulations changes that are now affecting the export of goods to the Egyptian market at an event in Cambridge this month.
Cross-Sector Trade Mission to the Philippines
24/08/2016
The British Chamber of Commerce Philippines (BCCP) is organising a Trade Mission for British Companies on 18–20 October 2016.
Sports Meets Business
24/08/2016
On 11 October the Slovenian Chamber of Commerce will be receiving a trade mission from UK.
Dramatic increase in worldwide exports despite political upheaval
05/07/2016
Exports from Cambridgeshire companies exceeded £47million in June 2016 – almost double the value of the same month the previous year.
The Great British Gardening Products Showcase
30/06/2016
The British Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic invites British suppliers of garden products to the The Great British Gardening Products Showcase on 20 October 2016 in Prague, Czech Republic.
Update on origin documents following the referendum result
27/06/2016
Following the referendum result to leave the EU, we can confirm there are no immediate changes to the issuance of either EU Certificates of Origin or HMRC preference documents.
British manufacturing companies wanted for Industry 4.0 trade delegation to Germany
13/04/2016
The German-British Chamber of Industry & Commerce is organising a trade delegation trip to Germany from 20-24 June 2016 as part of a project to promote Industry 4.0, also known as the fourth Industrial Revolution.
BCC: Export growth slows in the face of global headwinds
26/02/2016
UK export growth continued to slow at the end of 2015, with manufacturers in particular struggling, a report from the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) and DHL has shown.
Businesses offered advice on successful trading with China
25/01/2016
Cambridgeshire businesses will discover how to establish a successful e-commerce operation in China at a free event taking place at the Moller Centre in Cambridge tomorrow night.
Looking for business partnerships? Here’s how to find them…
22/01/2016
Enterprise Europe Network works with SMEs to help them to grow faster through tailored support, new commercial partnerships and access to finance.
Opportunity for UK companies to export to the UAE
12/01/2016
UK companies have the opportunity to meet with UAE supermarket chain Al Maya Group.
Global Business Network launched
08/01/2016
A forum to help businesses expand their knowledge when trading globally.
Morocco as a financial hub to Africa: How can the UK benefit from the Moroccan financial market?
04/01/2016
The British Chamber of Commerce for Morocco is hosting a webinar about financial services in the Moroccan market.



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