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The Forum sets out its Election agenda to support business growth

The Forum of Private Business is encouraging the future government to create conditions for an increase in business performance and productivity both in UK trading and exporting overseas. 

The Forum support business growth for our members and we are encouraging the future government to create conditions for an increase in business performance and productivity both in UK trading and exporting overseas.

“A one percent increase in productivity achieved across the UK macro economy would add almost £20 billion to our national output. It would also reduce the annual government deficit by around £8 billion, add £250 a year to the average wage packet and increase annual profits across the country by almost £3.5 billion. Small rises in business productivity have a massive impact”.

All businesses have their challenges, opportunities and motivations but small businesses make up the largest part of the UK economy and it’s important that government understands them, makes regulation that helps rather than hinders them and addresses the issues that stop small business people building and developing their business and making it more productive,” 

The Forum sets out its ten point wish list: 

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