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

EventFeb 25, 2021 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
AACCLA Outlook on the Americas

AACCLA Outlook on the Americas Conference 2021

The U.S. Chamber’s Association of American Chambers of Commerce in Latin America and the Caribbean (AACCLA) is pleased to host the “Outlook on the Americas,” our first major hemispheric business event of 2021.

Press ReleaseFeb 08, 2021 - 10:45am

A Reaffirmation of the Importance of the U.S.-Brazil Relationship 

A joint statement reaffirming the Importance of the U.S.-Brazil relationship signed by the American Chamber of Commerce - Brazil (AmCham Brasil), the Brazil-U.S. Business Council – Brazil Section (CEBEU), the Brazil-U.S. Business Council – U.S. Section (BUSBC), the National Confederation of Industry – Brazil (CNI), and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. 

Press ReleaseFeb 08, 2021 - 10:00am

Millicom’s Ramos elected Chair of U.S. Chamber’s U.S.-Colombia Business Council

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Board of Directors of the U.S. Chamber's U.S.-Colombia Business Council (USCBC) announced today the election of Mauricio Ramos, CEO of Millicom, as the Council’s Chair. He is joined by Richard Mullen, CEO of Drummond Company, who was elected Vice Chair.

Press ReleaseFeb 05, 2021 - 11:45am

U.S. Chamber Warns Proposed Changes to Mexico’s Electrical Industry Law Could Create a Monopoly and Violate USMCA Commitments

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Chamber of Commerce Senior Vice President of the Americas Neil Herrington issued the following statement regarding the proposed reform to Mexico’s Electrical Industry Law:

Above the FoldJan 14, 2021 - 11:00am
Trade 2021

The State of American Business: How to Revitalize America’s Global Leadership

Here are the key takeaways from the U.S. Chamber's Policy Power Hour: America's Global Competitiveness on Jan. 13, 2021.

EventJan 13, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Global Competitiveness Key Graphic for 1/13 event

Policy Power Hour: Ensuring America's Global Competitiveness

Join us to discuss what it will take for America to remain a global leader in 2021 and beyond, including fortifying allied relationships, addressing challenges and opportunities in U.S.-China economic relations, and expanding trade and investment opportunities around the world.

Issue BriefJan 12, 2021 - 10:00am

International Trade, Investment, and Regulatory Policy Objectives

New for 2020, the Chamber outlines the top policy priorities for international trade and investment. The Chamber advocates for trade and investment agreements that are fair and accountable create a level playing field and put American families and workers first. 

EventDec 10, 2020 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Global Insights Series featuring Amb. Jorge Argüello and Juan Usandivaras

As part of the Global Insights Series in partnership with AmCham Argentina, the U.S.-Argentina Business Council hosted a conversation on the impact of the 2020 elections on investment flows and international trade.

Press ReleaseDec 08, 2020 - 1:00pm

U.S. Chamber Welcomes Signing of Trade Protocol between the U.S. and Ecuador

WASHINGTON, D.C.— U.S. Chamber of Commerce Senior Vice President for the Americas Neil Herrington issued the following statement today welcoming news that  the U.S. and Ecuadorian governments signed the bilateral Protocol on Trade Rules and Transparency:

ReportOct 29, 2020 - 12:00pm
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Survey Findings: Business As A Force For Good In Venezuela

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce and APCO Insight present key findings about citizens' attitudes towards U.S. businesses operating in Venezuela.