The Mid Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce welcomes four new members of staff across the membership, events and export departments.
Businesses across Calderdale, Kirklees and Wakefield need more support to protect jobs and ensure the three in ten who have been furloughed here have jobs to return to.
Press release – 08 July 2020
‘Chamber Finance Finder’ platform transforms businesses access to finance
Goods worth more than £28.4m exported out of region in Q1 of 2020, Figures are £10m up on final months of 2019.
UK economic growth is expected to slow sharply in 2020 amid disruption caused by the impact of Coronavirus, according to the latest economic forecast by the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC). The leading business group has downgraded its UK GDP growth expectations for 2020 to 0.8%, from our previous forecast of 1.0%. Outside of the 2008/09 financial crisis, this would be the weakest full-year growth outturn since 1992 and down sharply from UK GDP growth of 1.4% in 2019.
The flood defences were not able to hold back the Sunday floods for Elland based Five Talents Creative Ltd. However, the resilient team rose to the challenge to limit the impact the devastating floods would once again have on their business.