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Americas

As an advocate for U.S. business throughout the hemisphere, the U.S. Chamber's Americas works closely with members, governments, multilateral institutions, and American Chambers of Commerce to promote a wide range of hemispheric trade and investment initiatives and to resolve specific commercial and regulatory challenges in Latin America, the Caribbean, and Canada.

Recent Activity

Above the FoldOct 10, 2017 - 5:00pm
U.S. Chamber President and CEO Tom Donohue speaks to AmCham Mexico.

U.S. Chamber’s Donohue: We Will Fight for a Modernized NAFTA

Abandoning the trade agreement is a threat to the continent’s national and economic security.

Press ReleaseOct 10, 2017 - 11:00am

Chambers of Commerce from All 50 States Urge Trump Administration to Modernize NAFTA, “Do No Harm”

Donohue: “We stand firmly on the side of a modern NAFTA that meets the needs of our 21st century economy”

SpeechOct 10, 2017 - 10:00am

Preserving North American Growth, Jobs, and Competitiveness

Tom Donohue's address to the AmCham Mexico on Preserving North American Growth, Jobs, and Competitiveness.

LetterOct 10, 2017 - 9:15am

Coalition Chamber Federation Letter on NAFTA to the President and Congress

This coalition letter, undersigned by more than 310 state and local chambers of commerce from across the United States support efforts to modernize the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).

Op EdSep 24, 2017 - 1:00pm

Wall Street Journal Op-Ed: A Nafta Exit Would Be a Rotten Deal

Tom Donohue illustrates why a Nafta exit is a bad idea.

Press ReleaseSep 21, 2017 - 11:15am

Survey: Businesses Leaders Operating in Latin America & Caribbean View Rule of Law, Free Trade as Critical for Economic Growth

WASHINGTON, D.C. — A majority of business leaders operating in Latin America and the Caribbean are optimistic about the future, but they view widespread shortcomings in the rule of law as an inhibitor to growth and want the U.S.

EventSep 21, 2017 - 10:00am to 3:00pm
AACCLA 50th event graphic

AACCLA's 50th Annual Meeting and Forecast on Latin America and the Caribbean Conference

The “Forecast” conference convenes key players in the Americas and offers valuable insights from top strategists and public- and private-sector leaders.

Above the FoldSep 19, 2017 - 12:30pm
Mid-America Tour Route

Live from the Mid-America Trade Tour

Follow the U.S. Chamber's trade expert as he visits seven states in three days.

Above the FoldSep 18, 2017 - 1:00pm
North America Connected

The Role of Intellectual Property in NAFTA Modernization

A region-wide commitment in support of the innovative and creative sectors will benefit all three economies.

Above the FoldAug 23, 2017 - 9:00am
U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer speaks during a news conference Wednesday at the start of NAFTA renegotiations in Washington. | Jacquelyn Martin/AP

What Rules of Origin Mean for North American Competitiveness

[This is part of an ongoing series entitled “Modernizing NAFTA,” which examines the importance of modernizing the N