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The BBBF was formed in 1995 to promote trade and investment between Bahrain and Britain in a non-discriminatory, non-political and non-profit making manner.

Our Mission

The British Chamber of Commerce Bahrain is widely recognised in Bahrain and the UK as a leading impartial business sector group. The Chamber works to create and sustain a favourable business environment.

The British Chamber of Commerce Bahrain strives to assist and introduce new trade and investments to both countries that can benefit and enhance the common economic interests of our member companies.


Formed from the Bahrain British Business Forum  (registered in 1995), the British Chamber of Commerce Bahrain is a not-for-profit membership organisation for companies trading between Bahrain and UK.   The Chamber is part of the Global Business Network of the British Chambers of Commerce providing connectivity to 76 accredited chambers around the world, and 53 UK-based chambers trading world-wide.


To promote Bahrain as the regional centre to conduct business throughout the Middle East.

To complement and improve relations between the local British and Bahraini business communities through the active participation of Bahraini membership.

To demonstrate to the local business community the interest and commitment of British businesses in Bahrain.

To act as a forum for the exchange of information related to local business opportunities through regular meetings.

To liaise with the British Embassy in Bahrain on matters of interest to the Forum and to cooperate with the Embassy and support its initiatives of promoting British interests in Bahrain.

To represent the interests of British business in the state of Bahrain as and when appropriate.