Trade Task Force

The U.S. Chamber’s Trade Task Force is an interactive consultative mechanism for the advancement of Chamber policy on trade and investment.

The U.S. Chamber’s Trade Task Force is an interactive consultative mechanism for the advancement of Chamber policy on trade and investment. It meets more frequently than the International Policy Committee (IPC), and its members are often invited to join in regular meetings with Members of Congress or their staff or administration officials on trade issues of the day. Among the issues in its purview are the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) negotiations, agreements at the World Trade Organization (WTO), and the Trade in Services Agreement (TISA).

Recent Activity

LetterSep 18, 2018 - 11:30am

Joint Letter on NAFTA

This letter, signed by the Chamber, BRT and NAM, was sent to U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer.

Above the FoldAug 17, 2018 - 1:30pm
Tariffs

'It’s Bad News for Us:' Arizona’s Farmers, Manufacturers, Brewers Among Trade War’s Victims

Retaliatory tariffs threaten approximately $266 million of the state's exports.

LetterJun 26, 2018 - 9:00am

Coalition - S. 3013, Section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act of 1962

This coalition letter was sent to all members of the United States Senate to support legislation (S. 3013) by Senator Corker and a bipartisan group of senators to require the President to submit to Congress any proposal to raise tariffs in the interest of national security under Section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act of 1962.

Above the FoldApr 16, 2018 - 8:00am
American dairy farmers depend on NAFTA markets. What happens when those markets are gone?

Already in the Crosshairs, How a NAFTA Pullout May Push Michigan Dairy Farmers Over the Edge

Ken Nobis has been a farmer for 50 years. He can't remember a time when the stakes have been so high.