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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

Above the FoldMay 22, 2017 - 10:45am
May 18, 2017 - Washington, DC, USA: U.S. Invest In America Summit, featuring Vice President Mike Pence, Treasury Sec. Steve Mnuchin. With Tom Donohue, and Myron Brilliant.    Photo by Joshua Roberts / © U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Just Another Week At the Chamber…

VP Pence and more.

Above the FoldMay 05, 2017 - 10:00am
Trade and Margaritas

Without NAFTA, Say Adios to Your Cinco de Mayo Margarita

One part lime juice, ten parts trade.

Press ReleaseApr 27, 2017 - 6:30pm

U.S. Chamber Hosts President Mauricio Macri of Argentina, Launches U.S.-Argentina Business Council

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with AmCham Argentina, today hosted President Mauricio Macri of Argentina and launched the U.S.-Argentina Business Council through the signing of a memorandum of understanding with the Foro de Convergencia Empresarial (FCE).

SpeechApr 24, 2017 - 10:30am

The North American Competitiveness Agenda: An Address to the AmCham Mexico

Mexico City, Mexico As prepared for delivery Introduction Good morning, ladies and gentlemen. It’s wonderful to be back in Mexico City among so many friends and business leaders. I’d like to offer a special welcome to Ambassador Roberta Jacobson, the U.S. Ambassador to Mexico. Thank you for being here today.

Above the FoldMar 30, 2017 - 1:00pm
European Union Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager speaks during an interview in New York. Photographer: Victor J. Blue/Bloomberg

Competition Enforcement: The EU’s Current State of Mind

The greatest difference between the U.S. and EU approaches lies with the philosophy that underpins the function of competition enforcement.

Press ReleaseMar 15, 2017 - 10:00am

U.S. Chamber Launches U.S.-Colombia Business Council

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Chamber of Commerce today launched the U.S.-Colombia Business Council, an organization that will endeavor to build upon already close economic ties between the two countries in order to foster a stronger, more robust commercial partnership.

ReportMar 08, 2017 - 11:15am

The Facts on NAFTA: Assessing Two Decades of Gains in Trade, Growth, and Jobs

Executive Summary The full report is available here.  

Above the FoldMar 06, 2017 - 10:00am
A PEMEX employee fuels a scooter at a company gas station in Mexico City, Mexico.

How to Think About NAFTA as the U.S.-Mexico Energy Landscape Changes

Keeping barriers to the flow of investment and energy low is good for U.S. businesses, workers, and consumers.

Press ReleaseFeb 27, 2017 - 4:00pm

U.S. Chamber’s Brazil-U.S. Business Council Appoints New Council Chair

Citigroup Latin America CEO Jane Fraser to Assume Leadership Role

Above the FoldFeb 24, 2017 - 10:30am

Rule 1 for Trade Negotiators: No 'Own Goals'

In soccer, an “own goal” is one scored inadvertently when the ball is struck into the goal by a player on the defensive team.