South Asia

The South Asia team promotes trade and investment opportunities for U.S. companies in Bangladesh, India and Sri Lanka. 

Our team works closely with Chamber members and government officials from the U.S. and respective countries in this region to advocate market-oriented reforms and strengthen commercial ties and American engagement in South Asia. Our staff advances the policy priorities of Chamber members through joint programs with leading business organizations, including AmChams and leadings local chambers of commerce of countries of this region.

Recent Activity

Press ReleaseSep 21, 2021 - 7:45pm

U.S.-Bangladesh Business Council Hosts Bangladesh Prime Minister H.E. Sheikh Hasina on the Sidelines of United Nations General Assembly

WASHINGTON, D.C. — On the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly meetings, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s U.S.-Bangladesh Business Council hosted a Virtual Business Roundtable with Bangladesh Prime Minister Her Excellency Sheikh Hasina and over 30 senior executives from U.S. and Bangladesh business community.  

Press ReleaseMay 05, 2021 - 2:00pm

Global Task Force on Pandemic Response Launched by Leading Companies and Business Associations to Address Urgent COVID-19 Surges

The Global Task Force on Pandemic Response, a newly formed U.S.-based public-private partnership organized by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and supported by Business Roundtable, announced today that it is working with the Chamber’s U.S.-India Business Council and the U.S.-India Strategic Partnership Forum to take three immediate actions to help address the COVID-19 surge in India.

EventApr 27, 2021 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

India COVID Crisis: How Businesses Can Help

Join the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's U.S.-India Business Council and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation for a call with senior government officials and experts on how the private sector can support relief efforts.

Press ReleaseApr 26, 2021 - 6:00pm

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Hosts Sec. Blinken with BRT, CEOs for Meeting on India, Launches Public-Private Partnership to Provide India with Critical Supplies

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and CEOs from over 40 companies announced the Global Task Force on Pandemic Response: Mobilizing for India, a new U.S.

EventApr 08, 2021 - 11:00am to 12:30pm

E-Sports in the U.S.-India Corridor

Join the Chamber's U.S.-India Business Council and Global Innovation Policy Center for the first Indo-US e-Cricket Tournament and a discussion on growth in the e-sports sector.

EventApr 07, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:15pm

Virtual InSTEP with Ash Carter

Join the U.S. Chamber of Commerce for a session with former Secretary of Defense and Harvard Kennedy School Director of the Belfer Center Ash Carter, moderated by Washington Post Columnist David Ignatius.

EventApr 06, 2021 - 9:00am to 10:30am

Bangladesh Forward: U.S.-Bangladesh Business Council Launch

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce invites you to the the launch of its U.S.-Bangladesh Business Council.

Above the FoldApr 01, 2021 - 1:00pm
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

US-China Tariff Fight Leaves SE Asia in the Winner's Circle

The U.S.-China trade conflict presents opportunities for Southeast Asia, many of which grew their U.S. exports since the conflict began.

Press ReleaseMar 12, 2021 - 1:00pm

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Statement on Vaccine Leadership following the Quad Summit

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Following the first meeting of heads of state from the United States, Australia, India and Japan under the Quadrilateral Security Dialogue (‘Quad’) framework, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce issued the following statement:

ReportFeb 22, 2021 - 4:45pm

Policy Recommendations for the New U.S. Administration: India

The U.S. Chamber's U.S.-India Business Council offers recommendations to elevate the U.S.-India trade and commercial relationship.