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 hosts H.E. Iván Duque Márquez, President of the Republic of Colombia, for a keynote address during his first official visit to Washington, D.C. 

 

Recent Activity

Press ReleaseApr 17, 2019 - 1:15pm

U.S. Chamber Statement on Cuba and Title III of the LIBERTAD Act

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce issued the following statement in response to the administration’s announcement relating to Cuba and Title III of the LIBERTAD Act:

Above the FoldApr 16, 2019 - 9:00am
Canadian, American and Mexican flags stand on stage ahead of the first round of North American Free Trade Agreement negotiations in Washington, D.C.

All About That Base(line): How to Interpret the International Trade Commission Report on USMCA

Liberalized trade with Canada and Mexico has been important to the U.S. economy.

Above the FoldApr 15, 2019 - 9:00am
Mexico's President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador (center left) shakes the hand of U.S. Chamber President and CEO Tom Donohue at the U.S.-Mexico CEO Dialogue in Merida, Yucatan, Mexico.

Business Can Strengthen the U.S.-Mexico Relationship

Trade with our neighbor to the south exceeds $1.8 billion daily and supports nearly 5 million American jobs.

Press ReleaseApr 12, 2019 - 4:30pm

U.S. Chamber Co-Hosts 11th U.S.-Mexico CEO Dialogue

CEOs and Senior Government Officials Gather to Discuss the Importance of USMCA and Other Opportunities to Strengthen Economic and Commercial Ties

EventApr 09, 2019 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm

Roundtable Discussion featuring Argentine Government Authorities

The U.S.-Argentina Business Council and AmCham Argentina hosted a roundtable discussion with Argentine legislators from across the political spectrum, to discuss the opportunities and challenges facing Argentina's legislative agenda in 2019. Ahead of the Presidential and Congressional elections, the meeting provided an opportunity to learn more about their proposals and Argentina's political outlook.

Above the FoldApr 08, 2019 - 9:00am
Buildings stand in darkness during a power outage in Caracas, Venezuela.

Only Free Enterprise Can Save Venezuela

What happens when a society loses its faith in free enterprise? In a word: Venezuela.

Press ReleaseApr 04, 2019 - 2:15pm

U.S. Chamber Statement on the President's Decision Not to Close the Border

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Neil Bradley, executive vice president and chief policy officer, U.S. Chamber of Commerce, issued the following statement today in response to President Trump's decision to keep the U.S.-Mexico border open.

Press ReleaseApr 01, 2019 - 2:30pm

U.S. Chamber Statement on Closing the U.S.-Mexico Border

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Neil Bradley, executive vice president and chief policy officer, U.S. Chamber of Commerce issued the following statement today in response to the Trump Administration's threat to close the U.S.-Mexico border.

EventMar 27, 2019 - 8:00am to Mar 29, 2019 - 5:00pm
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USABC Energy Delegation

The U.S.-Argentina Business Council (USABC) convened a delegation of executives in Neuquén (Vaca Muerta) in March to meet with local government officials, unions, and stakeholders and learn about the investment opportunities for the energy sector in the region.

EventMar 26, 2019 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Forum on Opportunities in Argentina

Forum on Opportunities in Argentina

The U.S.-Argentina Business Council and AmCham Argentina co-hosted a Forum on Opportunities in Argentina on March 26th 2019. The forum addressed bilateral trade, Argentina's accession to the OECD, and opportunities in the energy sector. Featuring U.S. Department of Energy's Elizabeth Urbanas, Argentine Ministry of the Treasury's Gustavo Lopetegui, Argentine Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Worship's Horacio Reyser, Argentine Ministry of Treasury's Marcelo Scaglione, and U.S. Department of Commerce's Richard Steffens the forum provided a unique opportunity to network with prominent local and regional executives as well as key U.S. and Argentine government authorities.