Jump to navigation

June 9, we’ll host a FB Live e-event, Danielle Walker and Eliot Pence take questions on Facebook Live about our “Pipeline to Power” report

09/06/2016

We are proud to announce the launch of the USAfBC Facebook page. https://t.co/m9O1BaNkgG https://t.co/vgTdIHNTJQ

09/06/2016

.@USEmbassyGhana @USChamberAfrica congratulates #Ghana as it celebrates its 59th anniversary of Independence, peace, and prosperity.

09/02/2016

Timeline

The latest updates across all U.S. Chamber properties

E.g., 09/24/2016
E.g., 09/24/2016
Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.—The U.S. Chamber of Commerce, in a show of further commitment to collaboration by the business communities in the United States and across Africa, today named Aliko Dangote, Africa’s most successful businessman, as the co-chair of its U.S.-Africa Business Center.

Dangote will serve alongside Jay Ireland, president and CEO of GE Africa, as a leader for the U.S.-Africa Business Center Board of Directors.

Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 11:15am
Report

The Pipeline to Power report is a comprehensive look at the underutilization of the natural gas reserves in West Africa and policy recommendations to solve the energy problems in the region.

Tuesday, May 31, 2016 - 4:30pm
Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.—U.S. Chamber of Commerce Executive Vice President and Head of International Affairs Myron Brilliant will lead a U.S. Chamber delegation to West Africa this week for the first time since the launch of the U.S.-Africa Business Center (USAfBC) last December.

Brilliant, along with USAfBC President Scott Eisner, will visit Senegal, Côte d’Ivoire and Nigeria over seven days, meeting with leading private sector and government officials to discuss ways to promote bilateral trade, economic growth, and job creation.

Friday, March 11, 2016 - 8:30am
Testimony

Scott Eisner's testimony to the U.S. Trade Representative on January 28, 2016. 

Thursday, January 28, 2016 - 8:00am
Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.—

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce today announced the formation of the U.S.-Africa Business Center (USABC), launching efforts to lead the U.S. business community in a new period of unprecedented engagement with Africa’s regional economic communities, the established African private sector, and small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).

Monday, December 14, 2015 - 8:15am
Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.—The U.S. Chamber of Commerce partnered with the World Bank Group to unveil a study of more than 75 world economies, titled Benchmarking Public Procurement 2016, which found that most of the countries have at least one major deficiency in transparency, affecting the ability of private companies to do business with governments in bidding and executing public procurement contracts.

Monday, October 19, 2015 - 5:00pm