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International Trade and Investment

Selling more of our goods and services around the world is a great way to create American jobs, help small businesses, and keep the United States ahead of its global competitors. 

The Chamber wants to negotiate trade and investment agreements that are fair, accountable, and create a level playing field; put American families and workers first; and benefit consumers and businesses, especially small businesses, which represent 97% of all U.S. exporters. 

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Recent Activity

Press ReleaseOct 16, 2017 - 10:00am

Robert Rooney Named Chairman of U.S. Chamber’s U.S.-UK Business Council

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Chamber’s U.S.-UK Business Council today named Robert Rooney, CEO of Morgan Stanley International and Head of EMEA, as its chairman.

Press ReleaseOct 11, 2017 - 6:00pm

CEOs from U.S. and Mexico Discuss NAFTA Modernization, Announce Principles to Guide Bilateral Relationship

MEXICO CITY — Business leaders from the United States and Mexico gathered today in Mexico City for the 9th meeting of the U.S.-Mexico CEO Dialogue.

Press ReleaseOct 10, 2017 - 1:00pm

U.S. Chamber Appoints Nisha Desai Biswal as President of the U.S.-India Business Council

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Chamber of Commerce today announced that the Hon. Nisha Desai Biswal has been appointed President of the U.S.-India Business Council.

Press ReleaseOct 10, 2017 - 11:00am

Chambers of Commerce from All 50 States Urge Trump Administration to Modernize NAFTA, “Do No Harm”

Donohue: “We stand firmly on the side of a modern NAFTA that meets the needs of our 21st century economy”

Press ReleaseSep 22, 2017 - 3:45pm

U.S. Chamber’s U.S.-UK Business Council Welcomes Prime Minister May’s Latest Remarks on Brexit

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Chamber’s U.S.-UK Business Council issued the following statement today from Marjorie Chorlins, executive director of the Council, following Prime Minister Theresa May’s address on the UK’s approach to Brexit:

Press ReleaseSep 21, 2017 - 11:15am

Survey: Businesses Leaders Operating in Latin America & Caribbean View Rule of Law, Free Trade as Critical for Economic Growth

WASHINGTON, D.C. — A majority of business leaders operating in Latin America and the Caribbean are optimistic about the future, but they view widespread shortcomings in the rule of law as an inhibitor to growth and want the U.S.

Press ReleaseSep 20, 2017 - 2:00pm

U.S. Chamber’s U.S.-Pakistan Business Council Hosts Prime Minister of Pakistan

WASHINGTON, D.C.— The U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s U.S.-Pakistan Business Council (USPBC) hosted newly elected Pakistani Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi today for a roundtable discussion with business executives on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly meetings in New York.

Press ReleaseSep 12, 2017 - 7:00pm

U.S.-India Business Council Hosts Secretary Wilbur Ross for ‘Road to Global Entrepreneurship’ Summit

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Chamber’s U.S.-India Business Council (USIBC) today hosted the inaugural ‘Road to Global Entrepreneurship’ Summit, part of its Global Entrepreneurship Conclave, in Washington, D.C.

Press ReleaseSep 12, 2017 - 2:00am

Rising Demand and Economic Growth Outlook Drive Continued U.S. Business Optimism in ASEAN

Growing Protectionism, Rising Regional Tensions Among Challenges to Growth

Press ReleaseSep 11, 2017 - 1:00pm

U.S. Chamber and TOBB Applaud Renewed U.S.-Turkey Trade and Investment Discussions

U.S. and Turkish business communities encouraged by renewed commitment to advance bilateral trade and investment cooperation