The research Services Department is your point of contact for information concerning trade between the Arab world and the United Kingdom, in both directions.
The experienced staff in Business Services have access to a wide range of journals, directories, databases, contacts lists and statistics on both the Arab world and the United Kingdom and will be pleased to assist you in doing business.
The services available through the Department are subject to charges
Research is not undertaken and data are not dispatched until full payment has been received
Members of the Chamber are entitled to substantial discounts on charges for research services, lists and publications. These usually amount to reductions of between 20% and 33% on prices applicable to non-members.
List Preparation Services
Rate for non-members: £2.50 per set of company contact details, with a minimum charge of £50 (plus VAT if based in the UK)
Discounted rate for members: £2.00 per set of company contact details, with a minimum charge of £40 (plus VAT, if based in the UK)
One set of company contact details normally comprises: Company name, address, telephone number(s), fax number(s), email address (where available), website (where available), and description of activities. Where an appropriate contact name is available, it will be included.
Lists are dispatched either by email in pdf format, or by fax or post. Data can also sometimes be supplied in the form of mailing labels, if required. The Chamber does not supply data in Excel sheet format
Custom Research Services -
All other research work is charged on an hourly basis:
Rate for non-members: £25 an hour (plus VAT if based in the UK)
Discounted rate for members: £20 an hour (plus VAT if based in the UK)
Please note that all research materials and data supplied by the Arab-British Chamber of Commerce (A-BCC) via its Research Service are copyright and for the sole use of the actual purchaser of the material. No A-BCC research materials or data may be copied, modified, uploaded, transmitted, posted, framed or distributed in any way without prior written permission of the A-BCC
Cheque - Cheques should be made payable to the 'Arab-British Chamber of Commerce'. Companies outside the UK should pay by STERLING Banker's Draft or by a cheque drawn on a UK bank. CHEQUES DRAWN ON OVERSEAS BANKS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. Failure to follow these and other conventions, such as signing or dating the cheque, will simply lead to delays in securing the information required.
Debit Cards - The Chamber accepts payment by UK Maestro, Solo and Visa Debit card. Please note that there is a surcharge of 1.5% if paying by debit card.
Credit Cards - The Chamber accepts payment by MasterCard credit card, Visa Business Credit card and Visa Corporate credit card.Please note that there is a surcharge of 5% if paying by credit card.