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.

Recent Activity

EventFeb 09, 2018 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
NAFTA Works Iowa Event Graphic

NAFTA Works: The Stakes for Iowa Agriculture and Business

This Des Moines event is one of a series of events organized to show that #NAFTAworks.

Above the FoldFeb 02, 2018 - 9:15am
Nachos, made better by NAFTA

The Super Bowl Without NAFTA? Not So Super.

On Sunday 100 million Americans will gather around TVs, snark at the commercials, and stuff their faces with food, all thanks to NAFTA.

Above the FoldJan 24, 2018 - 2:30pm
Italian national team goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon during the 2006 FIFA World Cup.

Gutting NAFTA’s Procurement Rules Could Cost Americans Billions

If the U.S. revokes access to our own government procurement markets, Canada and Mexico will do the same.

Above the FoldJan 23, 2018 - 11:45am
Pulling out of NAFTA threatens American Farmers

He’s Been a Family Farmer for nearly 50 Years. He’s Worried Trade Policies Will Make Him one of Iowa’s Last.

Chris Petersen is one of Iowa’s family farmers concerned about the direction of U.S. trade policy and its impact on the state's economy.

Above the FoldDec 15, 2017 - 3:00pm
A pedestrian walks past plants displayed for sale in Manhattan's flower district in New York.

What a Small Milwaukee Flower Shop Teaches Us About Trade and NAFTA

Small businesses make up 97.7% of all Wisconsin businesses. Nearly nine in ten of those businesses trade their goods and services abroad.

EventDec 12, 2017 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm

2017 Global Business Rule of Law Dashboard Release

Release of the 2017 edition of the Rule of Law Dashboard, and a discussion of the implications for global business with corporate, government and civil society leaders.

ReportDec 12, 2017 - 11:15am
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The Global Rule of Law and Business Dashboard 2017

The Rule of Law Dashboard provides users with an easy-to-understand yet statistically credible meta-measure of the rule of law environment as it relates to business.

Above the FoldDec 07, 2017 - 3:15pm
An employee on the production line at the General Motors assembly plant in Arlington, TX.

The Chief Beneficiary of NAFTA is Hidden in Plain Sight

Canada and Mexico are the top two markets for U.S. exports of manufactured goods, which have tripled under the trade agreement.

Above the FoldDec 06, 2017 - 3:45pm
A combine harvests hard red winter wheat in Zurich, KS.

Agriculture Sows Support for NAFTA

Elected officials and advocacy groups are making the case to President Trump not to withdraw from NAFTA.

Above the FoldNov 28, 2017 - 2:45pm
Blazers hang in a clothing factory in New York City.

How to Keep NAFTA Dressed for Success

We still make clothes here in the United States, but the bulk of our clothing is sewn offshore.