International Trade and Investment

Selling more of our goods and services around the world is crucial to creating American jobs, helping small businesses, and keeping the United States ahead of its global competitors.

The Chamber wants to negotiate trade and investment agreements that are fair and accountable, that create a level playing field, and that put American families and workers first.

Trade policy can and must benefit all consumers and businesses, including small businesses, which represent 98% of all U.S. exporters.

Projects and Programs





    Recent Activity

    Above the FoldNov 25, 2019 - 9:45am
    Farmers, Ranchers Thanksgiving

    We Give Thanks for American Farmers, Ranchers

    Expanded export trade under USMCA benefits American farmers and ranchers, who provide our Thanksgiving favorites year over year.

    Nov 21, 2019 - 8:15am
    Cleveland, Ohio

    USMCA to Drive Ohio Manufacturing, Agriculture Growth

    Ohio exported over $20 billion worth of goods to Canada alone last year – and nearly $7.1 billion worth of good exports went to Mexico.

    Above the FoldNov 21, 2019 - 7:45am
    Business H2O Water Innovation Summit 2019

    Middle East Water Scarcity is a Public-Private Partnership Opportunity

    The Middle East has a host of water-related challenges, but new water technologies introduced by U.S. companies could provide solutions.

    Press ReleaseNov 21, 2019 - 5:00am

    U.S. Chamber and AmCham Indonesia Celebrate 70 years in U.S.-Indonesia Relations at 7th Annual Investment Summit

    New report: U.S. companies invested at least $36 billion from 2013 to 2017 — almost five times the official government figure—making the U.S. the likely lead source of FDI in Indonesia

    ReportNov 20, 2019 - 12:00pm
    Indonesia Report Cover Graphic

    Making an Impact: The U.S.-Indonesia Investment Report

    The 7th annual U.S.-Indonesia Investment Report, contends whether we are considering the important and continuing legacy of existing industries or the more recent role played by innovative and leading-edge tech and health companies, the U.S. has brought true partnerships, core business values and unsurpassed technology to Indonesia.

    Above the FoldNov 19, 2019 - 11:45am
    Wilmington, Delaware

    USMCA to Drive Export Growth in Delaware

    The need for USMCA spans the across America. Learn why places like Delaware need this legislation passed now.

    Above the FoldNov 15, 2019 - 9:30am
    A cargo ship leaves the Port of Miami

    5 Reasons to Reauthorize Ex-Im Bank Now

    Reauthorization for the Ex-Im Bank will run out November 21 if Congress fails to pass a funding bill – here's why we need to keep it open.

    Above the FoldNov 13, 2019 - 2:30pm
    Man shipping a package.

    Bridging the Digital Divide for Small Businesses

    By improving small businesses’ awareness of export-enabling technologies entrepreneurs can expand their customer base to other countries.