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The TABC has joined four other associations in addressing the European Commission and UK authorities calling for the preservation of the free flow of personal data from the EU/EEA to the UK post-Brexit, and asking for an “adequacy decision” to be prepared before that. Letters were signed by Insurance Europe, UEAPME, DigitalEurope, Association of British…… Read More

The TABC welcomes with relief the outcome of the encounter between US President Trump and EC President Juncker and endorses their commitment to return to a joint effort intended to further strengthen the US-EU trade relationship to the benefit of all citizens. Read the full statement…. Read More

Joint U.S.-EU Statement following President Juncker’s visit to the White House, 25 July, 2018 Read the full statement…. Read More

Remarks of Wess Mitchell, Assistant Secretary, Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs, at Carnegie Europe, Brussels, Belgium, June 21, 2018 Read the full text…. Read More

NATO Summit: Brussels Declaration on Transatlantic Security and Solidarity, 11 July 2018 Read the full declaration.  … Read More

A coalition of downstream users of steel – including the automotive, construction equipment, agriculture machinery, home appliance and technology industry sectors – has written to the European Commissioner for Trade, Cecilia Malmström, to express concerns on the safeguard investigation into steel products, launched in March. The letter was signed by ACEA, Auto Manufacturers’ Association; APPLiA, the…… Read More

Op-Ed: “A trade war threatens the US economy”, by the Presidents and CEOs of the American Petroleum Institute, the American Chemistry Council, and the Association of American Railroads…. Read More

Introductory Testimony presented by Mr. Gordon Sondland on June 21, 2018 to the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations, on occasion of his Nominations Hearing to be U.S. Ambassador to the European Union. Read the full testimony…. Read More

TABC meeting with officials of the U.S. Mission to the EU. The U.S. Mission’s delegation was headed by Mr Adam Shub, Chargé d’Affaires. Trade, energy, digital, and financial services topics were discussed…. Read More

The Transatlantic Business Council is highly concerned by the US decision to extend to its closest allies and long-standing trading partners the additional tariffs on imports on steel and aluminum. Read the full press release…. Read More