The Case for TPP

On September 13, the Chamber launched its latest in-depth look at the TPP. This 12-part series, titled “The Case for the TPP,” examines the need for the agreement to be approved this year from multiple perspectives, including innovation, U.S. leadership around the world, the digital economy, manufacturing, farming, and more.

The Case for TPP

Above the FoldOct 06, 2016 - 9:00am
The Case for TPP

The Case for the TPP: New Rules for 21st Century Trade

The Pacific trade agreement will minimize unnecessary regulatory differences among countries while ensuring sovereignty.

Above the FoldOct 04, 2016 - 9:00am
Investment from other TPP countries have created 1.6 million American jobs.

The Case for the TPP: Defending Job-Creating Investment

The Pacific trade agreement's investment provisions give investors the confidence to build, hire, and innovate.

Above the FoldSep 29, 2016 - 9:00am
Use a smartphone today? The TPP's digital tools were made for you.

The Case for the TPP: Fostering the Digital Economy

The Pacific trade agreement includes provisions to ensure enterprises and individuals can move data across borders reliably and securely.

Above the FoldSep 27, 2016 - 9:00am
The Trans-Pacific Partnership ensures America remains the innovation center of the world.

The Case for the TPP: Innovation to the World

The Pacific trade agreement ensures America remains the innovation center of the world.

Above the FoldSep 22, 2016 - 9:00am
"Tariffs suck. Tariffs kill jobs." --Grover Norquist

The Case for the TPP: Benefits for Manufacturers, Farmers, and Service Providers

The trade agreement will eliminate all tariffs and many non-tariff barriers on U.S. exports to participating countries.

Above the FoldSep 20, 2016 - 9:00am
Trade agreements like TPP make big markets even out of small economies.

The Case for the TPP: The Record of Past U.S. Trade Agreements

America’s 20 trade agreement partners represent 6% of the world’s population outside the U.S., but they buy nearly half of our exports.

Above the FoldSep 15, 2016 - 9:00am
World trade works: Better access to customers abroad equals more growth and jobs at home.

The Case for the TPP: Pacific Promise

The trade agreement is America’s best chance to secure a level playing field for trade in the Asia-Pacific region.

Above the FoldSep 13, 2016 - 9:00am
Outside the U.S.: 80% of world's purchasing power; 92% of world's economic growth; and 95% of world's customers.

The Case for the TPP: Opportunity for America

Outside U.S. borders are markets that represent 80% of the world’s purchasing power, 92% of its economic growth, and 95% of its consumers.