March 14, 2017


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. In recent years, however, the Chamber has grown concerned with disparate approaches to antitrust enforcement around the world and increasingly misguided uses of antitrust as a means to achieve industrial policy outcomes.

In response, the International Competition Policy Expert Group was formed at the invitation of the Chamber. A diverse group of highly regarded experts in competition and trade policy — representing a range of opinions and views — was invited to serve. The group’s deliberations occurred without Chamber involvement, and the conclusions found in the report are their own.

The full report is available