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Eurasia

The U.S. Chamber's Eurasia team provides the U.S. government, international finance institutions and other relevant bodies with a strategic U.S. business outlook vis-à-vis the emerging markets of the Caucasus, Central Asia, Ukraine, Russia, Belarus, and Moldova.

Eurasia Business Platform

The Eurasia Business Platform (EBP) provides the U.S. government and other relevant institutions with a strategic business outlook vis-à-vis the emerging markets of the Caucasus, Central Asia, Ukraine, Russia, Belarus, and Moldova. It allows members to create and maintain dialogue, access, and strategic interaction with Eurasian governments and business decision makers.

The EBP fosters regional cooperation and integration with a particular focus on transport development and facilitating trade in a way that supports today's global supply chain security requirements. The EBP taps into the established network of accredited American Chambers of Commerce in Eurasia to further promotes economic diversification and the adoption of transparent economic policies that encourage US investment.

Recent Activity

Issue BriefJun 13, 2017 - 11:45am

Trans-Caspian East-West Trade & Transit Corridor Forum

On June 26 – 27, 2017 the U.S. Chamber of Commerce will be an Official Partner of the Trans-Caspian East-West Trade & Transit Corridor Forum

ArticleApr 12, 2017 - 2:30pm

From Security to Slowdowns, Russia is Threatening the Open Internet

Russia is increasingly taking steps to exert more control over the Internet.

In the NewsFeb 23, 2017 - 10:45am

Recommendations for Long-Term Economic Cooperation within Greater Eurasia

This is an interesting summary from the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis on their recent workshop series regarding the areas of interest and issues relating to economic integration in EurasiaTheir recommendations include collaborating on non-tariff barriers, energy, and infrastructure to create a long-term agenda for economic cooperation.

Issue BriefApr 21, 2016 - 10:15am

Revisiting the Eurasian Market

By Michael Shvartsman, Global Initiatives Intern Eurasia is important to the global economy. Its developing nations account for an impressive 264 million people and $1.8 trillion in nominal GDP.

Above the FoldNov 30, 2015 - 2:30pm

A Vision for Ukraine’s Knowledge Economy

The knowledge economy is one of Ukraine’s most promising industries and may emerge as the country’s best chance to leapfrog from its current period of economic instability. During the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s U.S.

Above the FoldOct 08, 2015 - 12:00pm

Ukraine’s Energy Future Beyond Politics

It is time for international donors, politicians and businesses to coordinate plans to address the issue.

TestimonyMar 26, 2012 - 8:00pm

Testimony on Creating Jobs: Economic Opportunities in Europe and Eurasia

To: Committee on Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Europe and Eurasia From: Mr. Peter Rashish, Vice President, Europe & Eurasia, U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Press ReleaseNov 20, 2008 - 7:00pm

U.S. Chamber Bolsters Its Europe-Eurasia Team

  U.S. Chamber Bolsters Its Europe-Eurasia Team Mark Esper assumes duties as new Vice President

Press ReleaseJul 11, 2006 - 8:00pm

Chamber Hires Eric Stewart to Spearhead Eurasian Business Platform

WASHINGTON, D.C.-The United States Chamber of Commerce has hired former Deputy Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Europe Eric Stewart to spearhead its Eurasian Business Platform (EBP), an initiative to help U.S. businesses make inroads into the dynamic economies bordering the Black and Caspian Seas.