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 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.

Press ReleaseMay 10, 2019 - 2:00pm

U.S. Chamber Statement on 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 regarding the U.S.-China trade negotiations.

Above the FoldMay 06, 2019 - 9:00am
Pedestrians walk past the Japanese national flag reflected in a window of a department store in Tokyo.

On Trade: A Chance to Go Big in Japan

We have a chance for our countries to set the rules of trade in the 21st century.

EventApr 30, 2019 - 8:30am to May 01, 2019 - 2:00pm
10CBC Web

10th 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. 

Press ReleaseApr 18, 2019 - 11:00am

U.S. Chamber Statement on U.S.-Japan Trade Talks

WASHINGTON, D.C. — David Gossack, Vice President of Asia, U.S. Chamber of Commerce issued the following statement today following the conclusion of the first round of trade talks between the United States and Japan.