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 ReleaseMay 22, 2017 - 2:00pm

U.S. Chamber Welcomes Congressional Resolution in Support of APEC

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce commended Congressional leaders for the introduction of S. Con. Res. 16 and H. Con. Res. 54, calling for U.S. support of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC).

Press ReleaseMay 19, 2017 - 3:00am

U.S., Vietnam Business Communities Explore Options for Expanded Trade Ties

Hanoi, Vietnam — The U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the American Chamber of Commerce in Hanoi (AmCham), in cooperation with the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI), today hosted a conference on the future of the Vietnam-U.S. commercial relationship. The conference, titled, “The United States and Vietnam in 2017 and Beyond”, brought together government and industry leaders from both countries to discuss ways to promote expanded trade and investment. The conference featured a keynote address by His Excellency President Tran Dai Quang.

Above the FoldMay 01, 2017 - 9:00am
President Trump welcomed President Xi at his Mar-a-Lago estate, Carlos Barria/Reuters.

A Win-Win Strategy for 100 Days: 5 Ways China Can Open Its Economy to the U.S.

China's 100-day plan sets the stage for the future of relations between the world’s two largest economies

EventMay 01, 2017 - 8:00am to May 02, 2017 - 2:00pm
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8th China Business Conference

The China Business Conference is one of the leading conferences in the United States dedicated to economic, political, and regulatory developments affecting American business in China.

ReportMar 16, 2017 - 10:00am
MiC 2025

Made in China 2025: Global Ambitions Built on Local Protections

Made in China 2025 (MIC 2025) is a comprehensive plan to transform China into an advanced manufacturing leader. Targeting industries that constitute nearly 40 percent of China’s entire industrial value-added manufacturing, according to the Rhodium Group, MIC 2025 is part of China’s efforts to develop a more innovative economy and ascend the global value chain.

Above the FoldMar 15, 2017 - 7:00pm
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Five Years of Free Trade: KORUS is Not Perfect, But It’s Working

I still remember the anxiety I got from driving an American-made car in Seoul.

Above the FoldFeb 11, 2017 - 10:00am
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at the U.S. Chamber.

Prime Minister Abe Praises U.S.-Japan Alliance as Key to Prosperity and Growth

Abe met with Congressional and business leaders at the U.S. Chamber.

Press ReleaseFeb 10, 2017 - 9:30am

U.S. Chamber Welcomes Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce and its affiliate, the U.S.-Japan Business Council (USJBC), today hosted Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe for a roundtable discussion with U.S. business executives. U.S. Chamber President and CEO Thomas J. Donohue welcomed Prime Minister Abe and praised his commitment to a strong economic partnership between the two countries.

SpeechFeb 10, 2017 - 9:15am

Roundtable Discussion with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe

Remarks byTHOMAS J. DONOHUEPresident and CEO, U.S. Chamber of Commerce  Good morning, ladies and gentlemen.