Europe

The Chamber's Europe team champions a pro-business agenda across Europe and in Washington to expand commercial opportunities for members by advancing open and competitive markets, economic growth, and transatlantic cooperation.

Recent Activity

Above the FoldJan 18, 2019 - 10:00am
Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament in London, England.

UK Parliament Rejected May’s Brexit Deal – What’s Next?

There are now just 70 days remaining before the UK is slated to leave the EU.

Above the FoldDec 19, 2018 - 3:15pm
France's ministry of finance headquarters in Paris.

France Moves (Too) Quickly on A Digital Tax

Any measures should be adopted only after constructive dialogue among countries about modernizing the international taxation system.

CommentDec 14, 2018 - 9:00am

Comments on Negotiating Objectives for a U.S.-EU Trade Agreement

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Vice President for European Affairs Marjorie Chorlins testified at a USTR hearing outlining U.S. private sector priorities for a U.S.-EU FTA on December 14, 2018.

Above the FoldDec 11, 2018 - 1:15pm
The Union Jack, flies in front of Big Ben, in London, U.K.

Quick Take: Your Primer on Brexit – and Why It Matters to U.S. Businesses

U.S. companies employ nearly 1.4 million Britons, and British companies employ more than 1.1 million Americans in the U.S.

LetterOct 30, 2018 - 9:45am

U.S. Chamber Letter to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on European Digital Services Tax

U.S. Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Thomas J. Donohue today sent a letter to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on the potential for a European Digital Services Tax (DST).Read the letter below:October 29, 2018

Issue BriefJul 24, 2018 - 12:15pm

UK Releases its White Paper Proposal on Future UK-EU Economic Ties

The U.S.-UK Business Council analyzes the UK's White Paper on future UK-EU economic relations and the prospective impact of recent political developments in London on the next phases of the negotiations.

Above the FoldJul 20, 2018 - 9:00am

Five Things European Antitrust Gets Wrong

The relationship between antitrust and innovation is complex.

EventJul 11, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Michel Barnier Addresses the U.S. Chamber

Brexit: A Conversation with EU Chief Negotiator Michel Barnier

On July 11, the Chamber hosted the EU’s lead Brexit negotiator, Michel Barnier, for a discussion on the state of play in the Brexit negotiations and a look ahead towards the future of EU-UK and EU-U.S. economic relations after the UK's departure.

Above the FoldJun 22, 2018 - 3:00pm
European Union and United States flags.

The European Union and United States Must Respect Their Financial Regulatory Differences

The EU has proposed a multitude of financial regulations that could discourage other countries from doing business in Europe.