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

EventJun 25, 2021 - 1:30pm to 2:00pm

A New Beginning: Shaping Stronger and Sustainable Transatlantic Trade and Investment

Special address from German Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy, Peter Altmaier on the strategic and commercial importance of the transatlantic relationship. 

Press ReleaseJun 25, 2021 - 10:00am

U.S. Chamber calls for reciprocity on US-EU travel opening

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Marjorie Chorlins, U.S. Chamber Senior Vice President for European Affairs, issued the following statement urging the U.S. government to lift restrictions on European travelers to the United States.

Press ReleaseJun 15, 2021 - 2:00pm

U.S. Chamber Applauds U.S.-EU Shared Commitment to Transatlantic Relationship, Urges Continued Progress on Tech, Tariffs and Data Privacy

WASHINGTON D.C. - The following statement can be attributed to U.S. Chamber of Commerce Executive Vice President and Head of International Affairs Myron Brilliant: “We are delighted the U.S. and EU demonstrated their shared commitment and underscored the commercial and strategic importance of the transatlantic relationship during today’s summit. 

CommentJun 15, 2021 - 10:00am

Recommendations: Transatlantic Trade and Technology Council

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce welcomes the willingness of the United States and the European Union to reframe and refresh transatlantic ties. The U.S. and EU have a shared interest in establishing a forum for strategic engagement on trade and technology, as together we are responsible for the world’s most prosperous and interconnected commercial relationship.

Above the FoldJun 02, 2021 - 11:45am
Programmer looking at computer code.

Europe’s Gamble on AI Regulation

The AI Act may be an inflection point in Europe’s digital future.

Above the FoldJun 02, 2021 - 11:15am
Chart of financial data.

Europe’s Data Strategy: Promoting Innovation or Undermining Competition?

Policymakers should focus more on helping European firms, rather than trying to use policy to trip up international competitors.

Above the FoldJun 01, 2021 - 10:45am
The Digital Economy

Under the Microscope: The European Union’s Digital Markets Act

The U.S. Chamber supports a EU proposal to establish a forward-looking strategic dialogue around trade and technology policy.

Above the FoldJun 01, 2021 - 10:45am
Consumer data privacy

U.S. Businesses Face the Specter of Data Localization in Europe 

Without a new Privacy Shield, U.S. businesses face the specter of data localization in Europe.

Above the FoldMay 27, 2021 - 8:45am
USA and European Union flags waving in the wind

Transatlantic Relations: Convergence in Principle, Divergence in Fact?

Here is everything you need to know ahead of next month's U.S.-EU leaders’ summit.

Issue BriefMay 26, 2021 - 10:00am

Restoring Transatlantic Leadership

Ahead of the June 15 U.S.-EU Summit, the U.S. Chamber and BusinessEurope outline a series of urgent, short-term priorities which should be addressed to resolve commercial disputes, bolster our economic growth prospects, and chart a path for future cooperation.