Americas

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.

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Americas Department is the premier platform for strengthening and expanding the bilateral commercial relationship between the U.S. and the region’s countries through free trade, free markets, and free enterprise.

Our core programs are positioned to promote a forum for dialogue at the highest levels of government and business and advance trade and investment policies relevant to our member companies.

Recent Activity

Above the FoldSep 09, 2021 - 7:45am
The Capitol Building, National Assembly of Venezuela in Caracas

Overhaul of U.S. Sanctions Policy Toward Venezuela is Long Overdue

Overhauling a U.S. sanctions policy toward Venezuela that has produced myriad negative unintended consequences is long overdue.

Issue BriefJul 22, 2021 - 7:15pm

U.S.-Cuba Business Council Alert

USCBC Alert | White House Issues Statement and Fact Sheet on U.S.-Cuba Relations on July 22, 2021

Issue BriefJul 14, 2021 - 6:45pm

U.S.-Cuba Business Council Newsletter | July 2021

USCBC Newsletter | July 14, 2021

Issue BriefJun 17, 2021 - 6:30pm

U.S.-Cuba Business Council Newsletter | June 2021

USCBC Newsletter | June 17, 2021

Issue BriefMay 27, 2021 - 3:45pm

U.S.-Cuba Business Council Newsletter | May 2021

USCBC Newsletter | May 27, 2021

EventMay 20, 2021 - 10:00am to 11:30am

Greening Latin America and the Caribbean: A Debrief from the Leaders Summit on Climate and Next Steps for International Environmental Cooperation

Join the Americas Department and the International Policy Coalition for Sustainable Growth for a discussion on Latin America and the Caribbean’s participation at the recent Leaders Summit on Climate.

EventMay 11, 2021 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm

U.S. and Argentina Congressional Business Briefing

Please join us for a business briefing on the importance and opportunities in the U.S.-Argentina bilateral trade and investment. The briefing will highlight the priorities from both Congresses and provide perspectives from the private sector on the importance of the bilateral trade.

Issue BriefApr 19, 2021 - 3:15pm

U.S.-Cuba Business Council Newsletter | April 2021

USCBC Newsletter | April 19, 2021

ReportApr 14, 2021 - 3:00pm

Policy Recommendations for the New Administration: Brazil

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Brazil-United States Business Council (BUSBC) offers recommendations on expanded priorities including collaboration to combat the global pandemic, a new digitized economy, "green" energy, environmental protection, and initiatives to build on 2020’s important, but incomplete, bilateral trade agreement.

EventApr 07, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:15pm

Virtual InSTEP with Ash Carter

Join the U.S. Chamber of Commerce for a session with former Secretary of Defense and Harvard Kennedy School Director of the Belfer Center Ash Carter, moderated by Washington Post Columnist David Ignatius.