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As an advocate for U.S. business throughout the hemisphere, the U.S. Chamber's Americas works closely with members, governments, multilateral institutions, and American Chambers of Commerce to promote a wide range of hemispheric trade and investment initiatives and to resolve specific commercial and regulatory challenges in Latin America, the Caribbean, and Canada.

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E.g., 12/01/2015
E.g., 12/01/2015
Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.— U.S. Chamber of Commerce Executive Vice President and Head of International Affairs Myron Brilliant issued the following statement upon today’s release of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement text:

“The Chamber welcomes the release of the text of the TPP. As we’ve long said, a high-standard trade agreement covering nearly 40% of the world economy is a worthy objective that enjoys our full support.

3 weeks 4 days ago
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.

1 month 1 week ago

Join us for panel discussions and presentations on recent developments in the Panamanian economy, current incentives to the private sector, the U.S.-Panamanian bilateral commercial relations, and other relevant topics.

1 month 2 weeks ago
Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.—The Association of American Chambers of Commerce in Latin America & the Caribbean (AACCLA) today elected Thomas Kenna, president and director general of the Panama Canal Railway Company, as chairman of its Governing Board. Kenna, a member of the board since 2011, will serve a one-year term as chairman.

2 months 19 hours ago
Press Release

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce today launched the U.S.-Cuba Business Council (USCBC), a formal commitment by the American business community to build a strong and strategic commercial relationship between Cuba and the United States.

2 months 6 days ago

We are writing letters to the next president to share our vision for the business community.

See our advice—and share yours—for the 45th president.