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

EventOct 08, 2020 - 10:00am to 10:40am
H.E. Fernandez

FOLAC - Remarks by H.E. Alberto Fernandez, President of the Argentine Republic

On October 8, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Association of American Chambers of Commerce in Latin America and the Caribbean (AACCLA) hosted the first of three virtual forums as part of its 2020 Forecast on Latin America and the Caribbean (FOLAC) Conference.

EventOct 08, 2020 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
FOLAC Event Graphic

2020 Forecast on Latin America and the Caribbean (FOLAC) Conference

The event will focus on issues such as: U.S.-Latin American & Caribbean Agenda for 2021-2024: Trade & Beyond (October 8); Road to Recovery: Healthcare, Innovation & Regional Economic Prospects (October 15); and Foundations for Growth: Rule of Law & Digital Transformation (October 22).

Press ReleaseOct 02, 2020 - 3:45pm

Colombian President Iván Duque, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross, and EXIM Chairman Kimberly A. Reed headline 4th Annual U.S.-Colombia Business Summit

The summit convened executives from the two countries for a virtual dialogue on strengthening the trade and investment relationship and building economic resilience

EventSep 16, 2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

U.S.-Argentina Business Forum

On Wednesday, September 16th, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's U.S.-Argentina Business Council and AmCham Argentina held the inaugural U.S.-Argentina Business Forum, an exclusive high-level meeting for public-private engagement to promote increased trade and investment between the U.S. and Argentina. 

Press ReleaseSep 15, 2020 - 1:45pm

U.S. Chamber Welcomes Decision to Drop Tariffs on Canadian Aluminum

The Chamber welcomes the news that the U.S. will drop the damaging tariffs it recently re-imposed on aluminum from Canada

EventAug 24, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

Bilateral Dialogue on the Future of Energy

Please join us for a dialogue with Chubut's Minister of Energy Martín Cerdá, Neuquén's Minister of Hydrocarbons Alejandro Monteiro and U.S. Department of Energy's Deputy Assistant Secretary Elizabeth Urbanas.

EventJul 29, 2020 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Minister

Virtual Meeting featuring Min. Matías Kulfas, Minister of Productive Development, Argentine Republic

The U.S.-Argentina Business Council and AmCham Argentina hosted a roundtable discussion featuring Min. Matías Kulfas, Argentine Minister of Productive Development.

Press ReleaseJul 01, 2020 - 6:00am

North American Business Associations Issue Joint Statement on USMCA: “USMCA is Here, But the Work is Just Beginning”

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Thomas J. Donohue, CEO of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Perrin Beatty, President and CEO of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce, and Carlos Salazar Lomelín, Chairman of Mexico’s Consejo Coordinador Empresarial (Business Coordinating Council), issued a joint statement today upon the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement’s (USMCA) entry into force:

EventJun 24, 2020 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Interagency

Interagency Meeting with USG Argentina Desks

The U.S.-Argentina Business Council held a roundtable discussion featuring Argentina Desks' officers from the U.S. Department of State, U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Department of Energy, U.S. Trade Representative, and U.S. Department of Agriculture.

Press ReleaseJun 23, 2020 - 1:30pm

U.S. Chamber Opposes Aluminum Tariffs on Canada

Washington, D.C. — Neil Herrington, senior vice president for the Americas, U.S.