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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

ReportDec 12, 2017 - 1:30pm
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The Global Rule of Law and Business Dashboard 2017

The Rule of Law Dashboard provides users with an easy-to-understand yet statistically credible meta-measure of the rule of law environment as it relates to business.

Above the FoldNov 28, 2017 - 2:45pm
Blazers hang in a clothing factory in New York City.

How to Keep NAFTA Dressed for Success

We still make clothes here in the United States, but the bulk of our clothing is sewn offshore.

Above the FoldNov 17, 2017 - 4:30am
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Which States Would Be Hit Hardest by Withdrawing from NAFTA?

Withdrawing from NAFTA would be a disaster. Here are the numbers.

Above the FoldNov 14, 2017 - 9:00am
A combine harvesting wheat near Wasco, Oregon.

Terminating NAFTA Would Devastate American Agriculture: The View of a Wheat Farmer

Threats to NAFTA have already hurt U.S. wheat. Mexico is making deals with U.S. competitors Brazil and Argentina.

Above the FoldNov 07, 2017 - 9:00am
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Terminating NAFTA Would Devastate American Agriculture: The View of a Hog Farmer

More than one-third of U.S. pork exports go to Canada and Mexico.

Above the FoldNov 03, 2017 - 4:15pm
Cattle graze in St. Lucie County, FL.

NAFTA’s Future Spawns Uncertainty and Opportunity for Agriculture and Energy

U.S. farmers and businesses will be successful if negotiations result in greater access to North American markets.

EventOct 31, 2017 - 9:00am to 11:30am
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The Future of NAFTA: The Stakes for American Agriculture and Business

The Future of NAFTA: The Stakes for American Agriculture and Business, will be a half-day event with panels featuring speakers from agriculture and business. This diverse group of experts will share their views on why modernizing NAFTA makes sense — and why withdrawing from the agreement would be a mistake.

Above the FoldOct 16, 2017 - 4:00pm
Canadian, American and Mexican flags stand on stage ahead of the first round of North American Free Trade Agreement negotiations in Washington, D.C.

America Last? Four Examples of How the NAFTA Follies Hurt U.S. Exporters

The administration’s approach to trade is bringing other nations together in new trade deals — without the U.S.

Above the FoldOct 13, 2017 - 9:00am
An F150 truck on the production line at Ford Motor Company's Dearborn Truck Assembly plant.

Offshoring American Jobs? The Risk Posed by Tighter Rules of Origin in NAFTA

The Trump administration's proposal would lead to lower U.S. content in our manufactured goods.

Above the FoldOct 12, 2017 - 9:00am
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As Night Follows Day, a Sunset Clause in NAFTA Would Mean Lost American Jobs

It’s hard to imagine a proposal that would do more to create uncertainty and undermine the business confidence.