Posted on: 05/04/2016
In his Budget on 16th March,2016 the Chancellor of the Exchequer announced a number of significant changes to the current UK business energy tax regime. Alongside this, the Government also publi...
Posted on: 17/03/2016
The 2016 Budget Statement contained very few surprises. There were a number of key announcements made, with mixed news for the sector, albeit that in most cases further details are still to be publish...
Posted on: 14/03/2016
The March edition of the British Ceramic Confederation (BCC) Quarterly Report is now available (to members only).
If you do not have a user name and password for accessing members-only documents, pl...
Posted on: 08/03/2016
A day of action by parliamentarians in support of the ceramics industry is taking place tomorrow (Tuesday 8th March). At 15.00, MPs and Lords will hold the inaugural meeting of an All Party Parliament...
Ceramic Innovation Network Conference: "Energy Efficiency in Ceramic Processing" - 13th April 2016: Lucideon, Queens Road, Penkhull, Stoke-on-Trent - LIMITED PLACES REMAINING
Posted on: 07/03/2016
This FREE TO ATTEND event will bring together academics and industrialists from all subsectors of the ceramic industry seeking to improve energy efficiency in ceramic manufacturing processes. The even...
Posted on: 05/02/2016
We are delighted to welcome RHI Refractories to our membership. The company joins our refractories sector. RHI, whose UK manufacturing base is in Scotland, are a globally operating s...
Posted on: 29/01/2016
The British Ceramic Confederation has made its 2016 Budget Submission.
Posted on: 27/01/2016
A summit of MPs and Peers will take place in Parliament tomorrow (Thursday 28th January 2016, 9.00am) with the aim of boosting the UK ceramics industry and securing over 20,000 jobs in the sector. The...
Posted on: 20/01/2016
The detail in this update is primarily of interest to our electro-intensive members.
Guidance and application forms are now available for renewables compensation. https://www.gov.uk/government/public...
Posted on: 23/12/2015
The detail in this update is primarily of interest to our electro-intensive members State Aid has been approved for renewables costs for UK businesses with an electro-intensity greater than 20% Gross ...