Global Network

USCIB provides key platforms for American business to participate in – and influence – major multilateral discussions and negotiations. As sole U.S. affiliate of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), the International Organization of Employers (IOE), and the Business and Industry Advisory Committee (BIAC) to the OECD, USCIB presents informed business views and solutions to government leaders and policy makers worldwide.

We Work with the World

USCIB’s unique global network of business affiliates provides unparalleled access to international policy makers and regulatory authorities worldwide. Our members’ views are heard in national capitals and at major international economic forums around the world.

No other American organization can provide comparable channels for business to interface with key inter-governmental bodies such as the United Nations, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, and the International Labor Organization. ICC, IOE and BIAC act as important global business forums in their own right.

USCIB’s global approach begins at home, with Congress and the Executive Branch. We have established relationships with key U.S. government departments and officials, who look to USCIB for solid business analysis on key issues affecting U.S. commercial interests and the international economy.

Our advocacy role is enhanced by an extensive international network of business affiliations, through which USCIB pursues world business consensus and leadership on critical international economic issues, while we ensure that business views are communicated to international decision-makers and institutions.

Recent News About Our Affiliates


worker_female IOE Calls for Structural Reforms at DC B20 Gathering (4/18/2016) - IOE President Daniel Funes made a strong case for labor market reforms at several meetings of the B20 in Washington last weekend
ILO Will Review MNE Declaration (3/24/2016) - The ILO will review of MNE declaration, with some groups pushing for changes that could include additional burdens and obligations on businesses.

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trade_concept_thumb Business Calls for Improved Trade and Investment at B20 (4/22/2016) - International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) and USCIB Chairman Terry McGraw joined global business leaders at a B20 meeting in Washington, D.C. and urged the private sector to intensify engagement with the G20 to promote international trade and investment. Presided by B20 China Sherpa Yu Ping, the B20 Joint Task Force meeting was held on the margins of […]
Money_globe Global Business Body Highlights Crucial Importance of FDI for Growth and Development (4/11/2016) - In the midst of anti-trade rhetoric, ICC issued a ringing defense of foreign investment as a driving force in improving people’s lives around the world.

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USCIB CEO Peter Robinson, BIAC Secretary General Bernhard Welschke, and 
BIAC Innovation & Technology Committee Chair Rick Johnson at the MCM Consultation (Santiago) Enhancing Productivity for Inclusive Growth (4/29/2016) - USCIB President and CEO Peter Robinson spoke on the key role of business to realize the SDGs at an OECD Ministerial preparatory meeting in Chile.
Two athletic woman running outdoors. Action and healthy lifestyle concept. BIAC Forum to Spark New Ideas for Better Healthcare (4/20/2016) - Health is everyone’s business. BIAC is organizing a forum to exchange best practices and policy recommendations about innovation in the healthcare industry

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