Business and Industry Advisory Committee to the OECD
Location:Paris
Founded:1962
Membership:Top business organizations from all 34 OECD member economies as well as major non-member economies

Role

As the officially recognized representative of the OECD business community, advocates consensus industry views to the OECD and its member governments, to ensure that the resulting policy instruments and guidance assist private sector growth and prosperity and, thereby, contribute to the global economy. Coordinates and directly communicates business positions to the OECD in such areas as trade, economic and financial policies, foreign investment, information and telecommunications policy, social policy, taxation, energy and environmental policy.

Recent News

William B. Matteson Remembering Bill Matteson, a Longtime USCIB Champion (7/20/2015) - We are saddened to report the passing in May of William B. Matteson, a longtime member and supporter of USCIB who served as vice chairman from 1986 to 1999 and also served as chairman of BIAC.
Photo credit: UN, Pierre Albouy Business Weighs in on UN Treaty Process on Business and Human Rights (7/2/2015) - As the United Nations Human Rights Council begins work on a legally binding treaty aimed at regulating transnational enterprises with respect to human rights, USCIB's global network published a position paper representing the views of international business on the UN treaty process.

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