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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.

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  • Free flow of data proposal: a win for consumers and businesses

    Tuesday, September 19, 2017
    Digital Economy
    The Commission’s proposal on the free flow of non-personal data aims to put an end to unjustified data localisation rules across the EU. In today’s economy, all industry sectors rely on data to provide better products and services to their customers. The initiative will enable European consumers and businesses to reap the full benefits of the data-driven economy.
  • Brexit talks: US business underlines critical importance of market access

    Monday, June 19, 2017
    Brexit Task Force
    As the Brexit talks get underway today in Brussels, the American Chamber of Commerce to the EU (AmCham EU) urges the negotiating parties to guarantee the continuity of comprehensive market access and alignment of customs codes between the EU and UK.
  • Romanian start-up wins AmCham EU Youth Entrepreneurship Award

    Friday, June 9, 2017
    All Committees
    The American Chamber of Commerce to the European Union (AmCham EU) and Junior Achievement Europe (JA Europe) are delighted to announce that Oculus, a Romanian start-up, is the winner of the fifth AmCham EU Youth Entrepreneurship Award. Oculus developed the Mitra Glasses, a device that provides essential aid and safety to visually impaired people during movement, using incorporated sensors and efficient algorithms.
  • President Trump's visit to Brussels

    Wednesday, May 24, 2017
    Transatlantic Task Force
    US President Donald Trump's visit to Brussels this week to meet with EU leaders is an important milestone for the transatlantic relationship. For a century, EU-US cooperation has formed the bedrock of our shared security and prosperity and remains a key driver of US investment in Europe. Today, the EU-US economy generates almost half of world GDP and employs 15 million workers on both sides of the Atlantic. At a time of continued global uncertainty, reinforcing our ties is more important than ever.
  • AmCham EU launches 'The Future of the Single Market', a news-style programme with ITN Productions

    Wednesday, May 24, 2017
    Single Market Task Force
    The American Chamber of Commerce to the EU (AmCham EU) and ITN Productions have released ‘The Future of the Single Market’, a news and current affairs-style programme that explores the benefits of the Single Market across several industries and sectors, as well as looking to the future, as the EU moves towards a new narrative.

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