International

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Letters to CongressJan 19, 2021 - 9:15am

U.S. Chamber Letter on the Nomination of Gen. Lloyd Austin to be Secretary of Defense

This Hill letter was sent to the Members of the Senate Committee on Armed Services, on the Nomination of Lloyd Austin to be Secretary of Defense.

Letters to CongressJan 19, 2021 - 9:15am

U.S. Chamber Letter on the Nomination of Antony Blinken to be Secretary of State

This Hill letter was sent to the Members of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations, on the Nomination of Antony Blinken to be Secretary of the U.S. Department of State.

Press ReleaseJan 15, 2021 - 3:45pm

U.S. Chamber Encouraged By Decision Not to Impose Tariffs on Goods from Vietnam

WASHINGTON, D.C.—U.S. Chamber Executive Vice President and Head of International Affairs Myron Brilliant issued the following statement in response to news that the Trump Administration will not impose tariffs on goods from Vietnam:

Above the FoldJan 14, 2021 - 11:00am
Trade 2021

The State of American Business: How to Revitalize America’s Global Leadership

Here are the key takeaways from the U.S. Chamber's Policy Power Hour: America's Global Competitiveness on Jan. 13, 2021.

EventJan 13, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Global Competitiveness Key Graphic for 1/13 event

Policy Power Hour: Ensuring America's Global Competitiveness

Join us to discuss what it will take for America to remain a global leader in 2021 and beyond, including fortifying allied relationships, addressing challenges and opportunities in U.S.-China economic relations, and expanding trade and investment opportunities around the world.

ReportDec 30, 2020 - 6:00am
USJBC - 57th Japan Business Conference - Regulatory Coherence

Reducing Market Fragmentation through Enhanced International Regulatory Coherence

In the aftermath of the financial crisis of 2008, regulatory reforms to strengthen the financial system were critical in enhancing market transparency and restoring confidence in global financial institutions. While the regulatory reforms have been generally supportive of international regulatory coherence, unwarranted market fragmentation remains, which has led to inefficient markets and higher transaction costs. This paper provides an overview of reports presenting thoughtful insights and recommendations for reducing fragmentation.

Issue BriefDec 11, 2020 - 5:00pm

U.S. Chamber Urges Year-End Action on MTB, GSP

With end-of-year legislation to fund the government and provide pandemic relief under debate in Congress, it is important that legislation to renew the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) and the Miscellaneous Tariff Bill (MTB) not get lost in the shuffle.

Press ReleaseDec 11, 2020 - 6:00am

U.S. Chamber and AmCham Indonesia Convene Public and Private Sector Leaders for 8th Annual U.S.-Indonesia Investment Summit

WASHINGTON, D.C. and JAKARTA, INDONESIA – The U.S. and Indonesia are “partners in recovery” from the COVID-19 pandemic, according to government officials and private sector leaders at the 8th annual U.S.-Indonesia Investment Summit.

Press ReleaseDec 08, 2020 - 1:00pm

U.S. Chamber Welcomes Signing of Trade Protocol between the U.S. and Ecuador

WASHINGTON, D.C.— U.S. Chamber of Commerce Senior Vice President for the Americas Neil Herrington issued the following statement today welcoming news that  the U.S. and Ecuadorian governments signed the bilateral Protocol on Trade Rules and Transparency: