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The American Chamber of Commerce to the EU (AmCham EU) speaks for American companies committed to and invested in Europe. AmCham EU brings together the expertise of 150+ member companies and follows 80+ policy issues at any point in time.

We strive to create a better understanding of EU and US positions on business matters and stand ready to provide the views of American business in Europe.

For any media enquiries, please contact Thibaut L’Ortye, Associate Director of Public Affairs (TLO@amchameu.eu; +32 2 289 10 39).

  • Brexit: US business disappointed at continuing uncertainty

    12 Mar 2019
    Brexit Task Force
    After two years of negotiations and only sixteen days left until the UK leaves the EU, we are still faced with the possibility of a No Deal Brexit. The American Chamber of Commerce to the EU (AmCham EU) is disappointed at the persisting lack of clarity concerning the transition period, which is the only solution that would give business sufficient time to prepare for what will come next.
  • EU-US trade: A path forward

    13 Nov 2018
    Transatlantic Task Force
    Ahead of the meeting between US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and EU Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmström this week in Washington, DC, the American Chamber of Commerce to the EU (AmCham EU) publishes today its new recommendations to advance transatlantic economic cooperation.
  • Statement on EU-US trade

    26 Jul 2018
    Transatlantic Task Force
    Yesterday, European Commission President Juncker and United States President Trump announced the EU and the US would start negotiations to develop a positive transatlantic trade agenda, focused on removing industrial tariffs, energy, standards and World Trade Organization (WTO) reform. The American Chamber of Commerce to the EU (AmCham EU) is encouraged by both leaders’ efforts to reduce tensions across the Atlantic.
  • Steel and aluminium tariffs: American business in Europe opposes US decision

    31 May 2018
    All Committees
    Transatlantic Task Force
    American companies in Europe oppose the US government’s decision to impose tariffs on EU imports of steel and aluminium. We urge the US government to revisit its plans and the EU to take a balanced approach in responding to these measures.
  • Spanish start-up wins AmCham EU Youth Entrepreneurship Award

    17 May 2018
    All Committees
    The American Chamber of Commerce to the European Union (AmCham EU) and Junior Achievement Europe (JA Europe) are delighted to announce that Bioo, a Spanish start-up, is the winner of the sixth AmCham EU Youth Entrepreneurship Award. Bioo created a unique system to generate electricity from plants in a sustainable way. With this technology, the start-up develops a range of applications, such as biological batteries or WiFi connection terminals.

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