The economy can only grow with the right economic infrastructure to support it. Vital upgrades are needed to ensure the UK's infrastructure is fit for purpose, attracting investment to the UK, and boosting exports. While infrastructure has come to play an increasingly central role in the government’s economic strategy, a lack of action to turn positive policy announcements into delivery risks undermining a return to sustainable growth
Infrastructure is crucial for businesses and it is essential that our energy, digital communications, and transport networks are up to the job if business is to deliver sustainable growth and employment.
Our member businesses across the county are reporting threats to productivity and problems in the delivery of vital goods and services as a result of poor infrastructure. For decades now, successive Governments have failed to adequately address business concerns over this matter. Poor infrastructure has direct consequences for the UK’s ability to attract inward investment and to growing vital businesses that will deliver economic recovery.
The Chamber continues to champion this cause in Hertfordshire.
These are the key areas we are influencing policy:
Raising our voice to support our members interests.