More London firms 'must export' to survive recession


With concerns that Britain's economy is stagnating, should companies in London be looking abroad for new business?

According to a London Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) survey, a third of firms in the city currently export but business leaders say that figure should be much higher.

The BBC's Rita Monjardino talks to business owner Jim Shaikh, Colin Stanbridge of the LCCI, and brewery boss Richard Fuller.

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