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

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

EventMay 19, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
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Presentation from the Ministry of Economy of Argentina featuring Min. Martín Guzmán

On May 19, 2020, the U.S.-Argentina Business Council and AmCham Argentina hosted a discussion featuring Min. Martín Guzmán.

EventNov 11, 2019 - 8:00am to Nov 12, 2019 - 5:00pm
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USABC Delegation to Buenos Aires

On November 11-12, the USABC led a delegation to Buenos Aires to meet with advisors to president-elect Alberto Fernandez, congressional leaders, and other influential political and economic stakeholders to articulate the USABC priorities for the bilateral relationship.

EventOct 01, 2019 - 12:00pm to 5:30pm
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2019 Forecast on Latin America and the Caribbean

For over five decades, the “Forecast” conference has brought together the “who’s who” of business in the Americas. Held at the headquarters of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the conference offers valuable insights on regional economic trends from top strategists and access to key public and private sector leaders from throughout the hemisphere.

EventSep 27, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
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USABC Elections Update Series

The USABC Elections Series, includes dialogues with the candidates, journalists, current government officials, and informative weekly newsletter to monitor the current political and economic trends and provide our members with the latest information as it becomes available.

EventJul 26, 2019 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
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Present and Future of the Rule of Law in Argentina

On Friday, July 26th, Senior Vice President for the Americas, Neil Herrington led the regional launched of the 2019 Global Business Rule of Law Dashboard (Dashboard) during "Present and Future of the Rule of Law in Argentina," an event hosted by the USABC in partnership with the Colegio de Abogados de la Ciudad de Buenos Aires and AmCham Argentina.

EventJul 24, 2019 - 9:00am to Jul 26, 2019 - 5:00pm
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USABC Delegation to Buenos Aires

The U.S.-Argentina Business Council (USABC) led a delegation of member companies to Buenos Aires to engage with government officials, congressional leaders and stakeholders and discuss opportunities and challenges in the economic bilateral relationship.