The GBCC provide expert analysis and commentary on the city-region’s economy independently and with partner organisations.
Our publications provide businesses and stakeholders with detailed insight into the views and experiences of businesses in the region and key trends across major economic indicators such as investment, skills, jobs growth and business confidence. They include valuable information for any business looking to start, grow, move or invest in the city-region and for stakeholders developing policy.
It is the most comprehensive regular report of its kind in the city region. The GBCC QBR is sponsored by Birmingham City University. Underpinning the report is data gathered from quarterly surveys on key economic indicators such as business confidence, sales, exports, investment intentions and recruitment difficulties.View the latest QBR View all other QBR's
It provides comprehensive insight into the economic geography, population, skills, assets, key sectors, comparative strengths and weaknesses of and opportunities and challenges facing the city.View the Birmingham Economic Review
Our briefing paper provides a concise overview of the city-region, its strengths and reasons to invest in the area.Read more
This is based on just under a thousand responses gathered from quarterly economic surveys which are conducted by The Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce, Black Country Chamber of Commerce and Coventry and Warwickshire Chamber of Commerce.Download the latest report