Tariffs

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Press ReleaseMay 30, 2019 - 10:30pm

U.S. Chamber Warns Against Tariffs on Mexico

Washington, D.C. -- Neil Bradley, Executive Vice President and Chief Policy Officer, U.S. Chamber of Commerce issued the following statement today following the Administration's announcement to impose tariffs on Mexico in response to the influx of migrants at the southern border.

Press ReleaseMay 17, 2019 - 2:15pm

U.S. Chamber Applauds Administration for Lifting the Steel and Aluminum Tariffs

Bringing a burst of momentum to USMCAWASHINGTON, D.C. — Thomas J. Donohue, President and CEO, U.S. Chamber of Commerce, issued the following statement today following the administration's announcement to end the steel and aluminum tariffs on Canada and Mexico.

Letters to CongressFeb 06, 2019 - 4:30pm

U.S. Chamber Letter Supporting the "Trade Security Act"

This letter was sent to both chambers of Congress in support of the “Trade Security Act.”

Letters to CongressJan 30, 2019 - 5:00pm

U.S. Chamber letter on the Bicameral Congressional Trade Authority Act of 2019

TO THE MEMBERS OF THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS: The U.S. Chamber of Commerce strongly supports, and urges you to cosponsor, the “Bicameral Congressional Trade Authority Act,” and opposes, and urges you to reject calls to cosponsor, the “Reciprocal Trade Act.”

Above the FoldDec 10, 2018 - 9:00am
Enrique Pena Nieto, Mexico's president, President Donald Trump, and Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau after signing the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement.

Next Steps for North American Trade

The USMCA will modernize the trade partnership that has formed the basis of North American relations for a quarter of a century.

Press ReleaseDec 04, 2018 - 6:30pm

U.S. Chamber’s Donohue Leads 11th U.S.-China CEO Dialogue

WASHINGTON, D.C.—The U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the China Center for International Economic Exchanges (CCIEE) today opened the 11th meeting of the U.S.-China CEO and Former Senior Officials’ Dialogue, co-chaired by U.S. Chamber President and CEO Thomas J.

Press ReleaseDec 02, 2018 - 8:30am

U.S. Chamber Statement on Trump-Xi Meeting Outcomes

Brilliant: “Setting Aside the Imposition of Tariffs is the Right Course of Action”

Above the FoldNov 15, 2018 - 9:00am
Nails travel along a vibrating platform.

Our Nail Manufacturing Company is at Risk Because of Steel and Aluminum Tariffs

Mid Continent Steel & Wire employs approximately 300 people, down from over 500 before the tariffs went into effect.