The U.S.-Mexico Economic Council (USMXECO) is the premier business advocacy organization dedicated to strengthening the economic and commercial relationship between the U.S. and Mexico. 

The U.S.-Mexico Economic Council (USMXECO) is the premier business advocacy organization dedicated to strengthening the economic and commercial relationship between the U.S. and Mexico.  The USMXECO builds on and houses the U.S.-Mexico CEO Dialogue, allowing the institution to more effectively address core issues in the bilateral relationship and expand the number of stakeholders.

Mexico is the United States’ second largest export market and third largest trading partner.  This deep economic partnership supports nearly 5 million U.S. jobs. 

The USMXECO is committed to building on this solid foundation by working with both governments to set policy priorities and share best practices that strengthen U.S.-Mexico commercial engagement, enhance our collective competitiveness in the global marketplace and grow our economies.



Recent Activity

EventApr 23, 2020 - 11:00am to 12:30pm

Americas Trade Outlook: What COVID-19 Means for Regional Trade

The Association of American Chambers of Commerce in Latin America (AACCLA) is hosting a discussion with trade officials from across the region to examine how COVID-19 is impacting regional and international trade, measures governments are taking to balance critical operations.

Above the FoldApr 14, 2020 - 9:15am
US and Mexico Flags

Success in Fighting COVID-19 Depends on U.S.-Mexico Cooperation on Essential Industries

The U.S. and Mexico should work immediately to align as closely as possible around the CISA guidance to keep supply chains in tact.

Above the FoldJan 27, 2020 - 9:00am
Shipping containers

Two Big Wins for U.S. Trade

Completion of USMCA and the  Phase 1 deal with China mean big things to American business.

Press ReleaseJan 16, 2020 - 11:45am

U.S. Chamber Applauds Senate Passage of the USMCA

Today, U.S. Chamber of Commerce CEO Thomas J. Donohue hailed Senate passage of USMCA as a historic bipartisan victory for all Americans, especially manufacturers, farmers, and service providers.

Issue BriefJan 09, 2020 - 10:00am

International Trade, Investment, and Regulatory Policy Objectives in 2020

New for 2020, the Chamber outlines the top policy priorities for international trade and investment. The Chamber advocates for trade and investment agreements that are fair and accountable create a level playing field and put American families and workers first. 

Press ReleaseDec 19, 2019 - 4:30pm

U.S. Chamber Statement on House Passage of USMCA

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Chamber of Commerce CEO Thomas J. Donohue issued the following statement today after the U.S. House of Representatives passed USMCA on a bipartisan basis:

Above the FoldDec 16, 2019 - 9:00am
Canadian, American and Mexican flags stand on stage ahead of the first round of North American Free Trade Agreement negotiations in Washington, D.C.

Vote Yes on USMCA

The administration, House Democrats, and the Mexican and Canadian governments have found a path forward on this important trade agreement.

Press ReleaseDec 10, 2019 - 10:15am

U.S. Chamber Statement on USMCA Handshake Deal

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Thomas J. Donohue, CEO, U.S. Chamber of Commerce issued the following statement in response to news that the administration and House Democrats have reached a handshake deal on the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA):

Op EdOct 18, 2019 - 3:15pm

Why the U.S. Chamber supports USMCA (U.S.-Mexico-Canada-Agreement)

When is a trade pact less like a marriage and more like a renewal of vows? Perhaps that’s the best metaphor for the U.S.-Mexico-Canada-Agreement (USMCA), the successor to the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). Given the close integration of the three economies, this new agreement is more about renewing and enhancing decades-long ties than starting a new life together.