Issue Brief: International Trade and Investment

Issue BriefAug 15, 2017 - 8:45pm

Seek a Level Playing Field in Trade Finance

 Trade finance has played a key role in international commerce for centuries.

Issue BriefAug 15, 2017 - 8:45pm

Help Small Businesses to Export

 America’s small business owners are hailed as heroes of free enterprise, not least because they generate two-thirds all new U.S. jobs.

Issue BriefAug 15, 2017 - 8:30pm

Promote Global Regulatory Cooperation

 While trade agreements are powerful tools for opening overseas markets, there are some barriers they have not traditionally addressed. A wide variety of non-tariff obstacles make competing in multiple markets around the world a significant challenge for both large firms and small.

Issue BriefAug 15, 2017 - 8:00pm

Enforce Trade Agreements

 Trade agreements hold little value for American business if they aren’t enforced. The U.S. Chamber has long pressed for consistent and vigorous enforcement of trade agreements entered into by the United States.

Issue BriefAug 15, 2017 - 8:00pm

Secure U.S. Investment Overseas

 Americans derive important benefits from U.S. investment abroad. In addition to exporting, U.S. corporations can access new customers in foreign markets by investing abroad, creating foreign affiliates and becoming multinationals in the process.

Issue BriefJun 13, 2017 - 11:45am

Trans-Caspian East-West Trade & Transit Corridor Forum

On June 26 – 27, 2017 the U.S. Chamber of Commerce will be an Official Partner of the Trans-Caspian East-West Trade & Transit Corridor Forum