U.S.-Argentina Business Council

The U.S.-Argentina Business Council, as a platform for dialogue between each country’s private sectors, is be dedicated to fostering bilateral trade and investment and will provide insight to both governments on policy that fosters business growth and economic competitiveness.

 

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s U.S.-Argentina Business Council (USABC) is the premier business advocacy organization dedicated to strengthening the economic and commercial relationship between the United States and Argentina. As investors that create jobs and opportunities in each market, our member companies have a critical role to play in maximizing the growth of the Argentine-U.S. economic partnership. We work together with both governments to set policy priorities and share best practices that strengthen United States  and Argentina commercial engagement to be more competitive in the global marketplace.

Meeting with officials at the highest levels of government, our members enjoy a leadership profile that sets them ahead of their global competition. Participating in strategic task forces and working groups, members advance innovative solutions to challenges encountered by companies operating in Argentina and the United States.

The U.S.-Argentina Business Council is distinctively positioned to advance policy priorities to improve the business climate and increase bilateral trade and investment. Drawing on the strengths of the  U.S. Chamber of Commerce and its network of partners and affiliates, including AmCham Argentina, the USABC offers members the tools, the expertise, and the networks to advance a broad sectoral agenda. 

Mission

Our mission is to foster a robust economic and commercial relationship between the U.S. and Argentina by identifying challenges and proposing solutions to issues hindering the commercial relationship, advancing trade and investment opportunities for USABC members, and supporting economic growth in Argentina and the United States, particularly by supporting Argentina’s economic reform efforts.

Recent Activity

EventOct 22, 2020 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
FOLAC Event Graphic

2020 Forecast on Latin America and the Caribbean (FOLAC) Conference

The event will focus on issues such as: U.S.-Latin American & Caribbean Agenda for 2021-2024: Trade & Beyond (October 8); Road to Recovery: Healthcare, Innovation & Regional Economic Prospects (October 15); and Foundations for Growth: Rule of Law & Digital Transformation (October 22).

EventOct 15, 2020 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
FOLAC Event Graphic

2020 Forecast on Latin America and the Caribbean (FOLAC) Conference

The event will focus on issues such as: U.S.-Latin American & Caribbean Agenda for 2021-2024: Trade & Beyond (October 8); Road to Recovery: Healthcare, Innovation & Regional Economic Prospects (October 15); and Foundations for Growth: Rule of Law & Digital Transformation (October 22).

EventOct 08, 2020 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
FOLAC Event Graphic

2020 Forecast on Latin America and the Caribbean (FOLAC) Conference

The event will focus on issues such as: U.S.-Latin American & Caribbean Agenda for 2021-2024: Trade & Beyond (October 8); Road to Recovery: Healthcare, Innovation & Regional Economic Prospects (October 15); and Foundations for Growth: Rule of Law & Digital Transformation (October 22).

EventOct 08, 2020 - 10:00am to 10:40am
H.E. Fernandez

FOLAC - Remarks by H.E. Alberto Fernandez, President of the Argentine Republic

On October 8, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Association of American Chambers of Commerce in Latin America and the Caribbean (AACCLA) hosted the first of three virtual forums as part of its 2020 Forecast on Latin America and the Caribbean (FOLAC) Conference.

EventSep 16, 2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

U.S.-Argentina Business Forum

On Wednesday, September 16th, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's U.S.-Argentina Business Council and AmCham Argentina held the inaugural U.S.-Argentina Business Forum, an exclusive high-level meeting for public-private engagement to promote increased trade and investment between the U.S. and Argentina. 

EventAug 24, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

Bilateral Dialogue on the Future of Energy

Please join us for a dialogue with Chubut's Minister of Energy Martín Cerdá, Neuquén's Minister of Hydrocarbons Alejandro Monteiro and U.S. Department of Energy's Deputy Assistant Secretary Elizabeth Urbanas.

EventJul 29, 2020 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Minister

Virtual Meeting featuring Min. Matías Kulfas, Minister of Productive Development, Argentine Republic

The U.S.-Argentina Business Council and AmCham Argentina hosted a roundtable discussion featuring Min. Matías Kulfas, Argentine Minister of Productive Development.

EventJun 24, 2020 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Interagency

Interagency Meeting with USG Argentina Desks

The U.S.-Argentina Business Council held a roundtable discussion featuring Argentina Desks' officers from the U.S. Department of State, U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Department of Energy, U.S. Trade Representative, and U.S. Department of Agriculture.

EventJun 09, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

An Update on Argentine Congress

Join us for a conference call featuring our partners from Directorio Legislativo who will provide an update on Argentine Congress and the key priorities on the legislative agenda. Call-in information will be sent upon registration.

EventJun 04, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

USABC Journalistic Conference Call Series featuring Florencia Donovan Journalist, La Nación

Please join the U.S.-Argentina Business Council for a conference call featuring Florencia Donovan, Journalist at La Nación, who will provide a political and economic overview on Argentina. Call-in information will be sent upon registration.