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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. 

Projects and Programs

Recent Activity

ReportSep 12, 2017 - 2:00pm

The ASEAN Big Number Report: Big, Bigger, Biggest

The ASEAN Big Number Report: Big, Bigger, Biggest, explains totality of the US-ASEAN Commercial relationship by measuring the flows of financing between the U.S. and ASEAN.

ReportSep 07, 2017 - 8:15am

Priorities for a New EU-UK Economic Partnership

As the Brexit negotiations continue, the business community is eager to ensure that economic disruptions are minimized. Members of the U.S.-UK Business Council have a significant stake in the outcome of these talks, and we aim to provide information that will help negotiators minimize the adverse effects of the reset in UK-EU relations. This includes forging a close future economic partnership between the EU and UK.

ReportAug 15, 2017 - 7:15pm

International Agenda

The U.S. Chamber's Plan to Help AmericansCompete and Win in the Worldwide Economy Message from the Chamber

ReportApr 21, 2017 - 1:30pm

Pacific Partners 2017: Japan's Economic Importance to the U.S.

This document, Pacific Partners 2017, is the third update on the ties between the U.S. and Japan, and is compiled by the U.S.-Japan Business Council. For this update, the growing exports of Japanese owned U.S. plants is but one of the highlights worth noting.

ReportApr 19, 2017 - 12:00pm

U.S.-Saudi Arabia Business Outlook Survey

This first edition of the U.S. Saudi Arabia Business Outlook Survey is meant to be an indicator of the sentiment of U.S. businesses regarding the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s business climate.

ReportMar 16, 2017 - 10:00am

Made in China 2025: Global Ambitions Built on Local Protections

Made in China 2025 (MIC 2025) is a comprehensive plan to transform China into an advanced manufacturing leader. Targeting industries that constitute nearly 40 percent of China’s entire industrial value-added manufacturing, according to the Rhodium Group, MIC 2025 is part of China’s efforts to develop a more innovative economy and ascend the global value chain.

ReportMar 14, 2017 - 2:30pm

International Competition Policy Expert Group: Report and Recommendations

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is pleased to share this report. The Chamber and its members have long been committed to aligning trade, regulatory and competition policy in support of open and competitive markets.

ReportMar 08, 2017 - 11:15am

The Facts on NAFTA: Assessing Two Decades of Gains in Trade, Growth, and Jobs

Executive Summary The full report is available here.