Asia

The Chamber's Asia Department gives voice to policies that help American companies compete and prosper in Asia's dynamic marketplace. Our expertise allows companies to actively shape policy debates in Asian countries and in Washington. The Chamber helps companies gain greater access to senior government officials and corporate representatives in a way few organizations can.

Recent Activity

Press ReleaseSep 10, 2019 - 5:15am

U.S. Chamber’s Brilliant Leads CEOs to China for High-Level Economic Dialogue

Calling for a Trade Deal Now to Address Legitimate Concerns and End Tariffs

SpeechSep 10, 2019 - 5:15am

Myron Brilliant Remarks at U.S.-China Economic Dialogue in Beijing

U.S.-China Economic Dialogue  Remarks byMyron BrilliantBeijing, ChinaSeptember 10, 2019As prepared for deliveryGood afternoon. We are meeting at an important time, this being the 70th anniversary of the People’s Republic of China and the 40th anniversary of normalization of U.S.-China relations. 

Press ReleaseAug 25, 2019 - 1:15pm

U.S. Chamber Statement on Preliminary U.S.-Japan Trade Deal

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Myron Brilliant, executive vice president and head of international affairs, U.S. Chamber of Commerce issued the following statement today in response to the president's announcement of a forthcoming U.S.-Japan trade deal:

Press ReleaseAug 13, 2019 - 11:30am

U.S. Chamber Statement on Administration’s Announcement to Delay Additional Chinese Tariffs

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 administration's announcement to delay its proposed ten percent tariff on imports from China.

Above the FoldAug 09, 2019 - 4:30pm
China and U.S. flags superimposed on shipping containers.

Quick Take: Your Primer on Trump’s China Tariffs

Tariffs fall squarely on the shoulders of American consumers, manufacturers, farmers, and ranchers.

Press ReleaseJun 29, 2019 - 8:30am

U.S. Chamber Statement on Resuming U.S.-China Trade Negotiations

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Myron Brilliant, executive vice president and head of international affairs, U.S. Chamber of Commerce, issued the following statement today following the announcement that the U.S. and China will resume trade talks.

Above the FoldJun 27, 2019 - 12:00pm
Shipping containers with U.S. and China flags on them.

American Consumers Will Pay the Price for More Tariffs, Not China

The threatened expansion of tariffs could cost the average American family of four more than $2,000 a year.

Above the FoldJun 05, 2019 - 2:45pm
Vehicles travel past residential and commercial buildings in Hanoi, Vietnam.

U.S.–Vietnam Trade: The Time for an Agreement is Now

Closer economic ties would be valuable to both countries.