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

ReportSep 07, 2017 - 8:15am

Priorities for a New EU-UK Economic Partnership

As the Brexit negotiations continue, the business community is eager to ensure that economic disruptions are minimized. Members of the U.S.-UK Business Council have a significant stake in the outcome of these talks, and we aim to provide information that will help negotiators minimize the adverse effects of the reset in UK-EU relations. This includes forging a close future economic partnership between the EU and UK.

In the NewsSep 01, 2017 - 12:15pm

Politico: UK Brexit Secretary Forcefully Defends Free Trade

Politico analyzes Chamber speech by David Davis, UK Secretary of State for Exiting the EU

Issue BriefAug 15, 2017 - 9:00pm

Advance Trade Facilitation

 Around the globe, trade facilitation is increasingly seen as a top priority.

Issue BriefAug 15, 2017 - 8:45pm

Help Small Businesses to Export

 America’s small business owners are hailed as heroes of free enterprise, not least because they generate two-thirds all new U.S. jobs.

Issue BriefAug 15, 2017 - 8:00pm

Secure U.S. Investment Overseas

 Americans derive important benefits from U.S. investment abroad. In addition to exporting, U.S. corporations can access new customers in foreign markets by investing abroad, creating foreign affiliates and becoming multinationals in the process.

Above the FoldJun 28, 2017 - 10:30am
A visitor leaves the Google Inc. European headquarters in Dublin, Ireland. Photographer: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

A Closer Look at the EU’s $2.7 Billion Swipe at Google

There are reasons for concern with this decision.

Press ReleaseJun 27, 2017 - 5:00pm

U.S. Chamber Raises Questions Over EU Antitrust Decision

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Executive Vice President and Head of International Affairs Myron Brilliant issued the following statement today following the European Commission’s decision against Google for violating European Union antitrust laws:

Above the FoldMay 15, 2017 - 12:00pm
Emmanuel Macron waves to the crowd in Le Touquet, France.

New Pro-Business French President Bucks Europe’s Populist Trend

Emmanuel Macron’s immediate priority will be next month’s legislative elections.