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

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.

Above the FoldMay 24, 2018 - 3:30pm
European Union flags fly outside the European Commission building in Brussels, Belgium.

GDPR Success or Failure? Eight Things to Watch

We may not see its full implications for months or years to come.

Issue BriefMay 14, 2018 - 12:00pm

Core Principles for the UK-EU Customs Relationship

As the United Kingdom (UK) and European Union (EU) negotiate an agreement that defines their future commercial relationship, the movement of goods stands out as perhaps the most tangible example of how trade flows between the two markets will change.  Among other things, new documentation requirements for UK-EU movement of goods will be instituted, clearance times at ports are likely to be exte

EventApr 16, 2018 - 1:15pm to 6:30pm
Transatlantic Business Works

Transatlantic Business Works Summit

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce and BusinessEurope hosted the Transatlantic Business Works Summit to highlight the benefits of the world's largest bilateral trade and investment relationship--between the U.S. and the EU--and identify ways to strengthen our commercial ties.

Above the FoldApr 13, 2018 - 1:30pm
The United States flag, top, flies with the European Union flag.

Reminder: Transatlantic Trade Powers Prosperity

The Transatlantic Business Works Summit will provide an opportunity for the U.S. and EU to deepen ties in critical sectors.