On October 24, 2018, the TABC held the Trans-Atlantic IPR Working Group Stakeholder Meeting, hosted by the Representation of the Free State of Bavaria to the EU. The three co-chairs representing the DG for Trade at the European Commission, the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative, and the Office of Intellectual Property Rights at the…… Read More

We are pleased to invite you to the seminar “What to Expect from the US mid-term Elections?” jointly organised by BusinessEurope and TABC on 24 October 2018, from 16:00 – 17:00. The event will be followed by a cocktail reception and will take place at BusinessEurope, 168 Av. de Cortenbergh, 1000 Brussels. We will have…… Read More

The Trans-Atlantic Business Council (successor of the Trans-Atlantic Business Dialogue) has been for years a major stakeholder in a number of official forums held between the European Union and the United States. It is our pleasure now to host this year’s meeting of the Trans-Atlantic Intellectual Property Working Group, in close collaboration with its three…… Read More

On September 19, 2018, the TABC hosted the Japanese Ambassador to the EU, H.E. Kazu Kodama, to listen to his views about BREXIT in an event co-organized with other entities at the venue of TABC member KREAB. The Ambassador shared with all the attendants his analysis on the consequences of BREXIT from the view of…… Read More

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