Infrastructure

Most Americans agree that our roads, bridges, mass transit systems, air and sea ports, and water infrastructure are critical national assets that drive growth, jobs, safety, and global competitiveness.

What we can’t seem to agree on is how to pay for badly needed maintenance and repairs. It’s time to stop thinking about infrastructure as a problem, but as an opportunity for bipartisan agreement to invest wisely and carefully in our most critical needs, while eliminating wasteful spending.

Projects and Programs

Recent Activity

ReportJun 15, 2017 - 6:00am
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USG + U.S. Chamber of Commerce Commercial Construction Index

The USG + U.S. Chamber of Commerce Commercial Construction Index (CCI) is a quarterly economic index designed to gauge the outlook for, and resulting confidence in, the commercial construction industry.

ReportOct 14, 2016 - 5:15pm

Building the Future: A Look at the Economic Potential of East Africa

This report highlights the projects that have the potential to transform the future of EAC trade both regionally and globally and the ways in which U.S. firms can engage as investors and service providers.

ReportJul 27, 2016 - 8:30am

Building the Future: A Look at the Economic Potential of East Africa

This report highlights the findings of a recent report on the Economic Outlook of East African​ Community and includes practical and achievable solutions that can help further develop trade and further develop infrastructure.

ReportJul 18, 2011 - 8:00pm

Transportation Performance Index - 2011 Update

Introduction High performing infrastructure is the foundation for U.S. economic competitiveness in a global age. After all, America’s infrastructure—transportation, telecommunications, energy, and water systems—forms the physical platform of our $14 trillion freeenterprise economy.

ReportSep 22, 2010 - 8:00pm

Transportation Performance Index

Through its Lets Rebuild America initiative, the Chamber is doing something unprecedented: Measuring how well transportation, energy, broadband, and water systems are meeting the demands of the nation, including businesses large and small, and then correlating the results to measures of U.S. economic performance.

ReportJul 19, 2009 - 8:00pm

Finding the Balance: Shared Border of the Future

U.S. Chamber of Commerce & The Canadian Chamber of Commerce July 2009