American Chamber of Commerce to the European Union (AmCham EU)

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Lobbying costs:

WARNING: As this organisation lists one or more EP accredited lobbyists, it is highly improbable that its lobbying costs are lower than €10,000.

WARNING: The lobbying costs declared by this organisation are extraordinarily high and may therefore have been over-declared.

1,000,000€ - 1,249,999€

Financial year: 01/01/2017 - 01/12/2017

Lobbyists declared: 9 FTE (26)

WARNING: The number of full time equivalent lobbyists declared by this organisation are extraordinarily high and may therefore have been over-declared.


Lobbyists with EP accreditation: 6


Meetings with European Commission: 118

Lobbying costs over the years:


American Chamber of Commerce to the European Union (AmCham EU)

Registration on EU Transparency Register

5265780509-97 (First registered: 14 Oct 2008)

Goals / Remit

AmCham EU speaks for American business committed to Europe on trade, investment and competitiveness issues. It aims to ensure a growth-orientated business and investment climate in Europe. AmCham EU facilitates the resolution of transatlantic issues that impact business and plays a role in creating better understanding of EU and US positions on business matters.

Our aim is to ensure a growth-oriented business and investment climate in the European Union. We are committed to transparent and open communication and inclusive dialogue between our members and European policy makers.

For a full list of our members please visit our web site:


Risk assessment, management and communication in the agro-food sector The importance of innovation in the future of agriculture policy EU climate policy: cost-efficient transition to a low carbon economy EU energy and transport infrastructure: ensuring appropriate funding Gender intiatives Single Market Data-Centric Services/Digitisation of Industry REACH review and chemicals REFIT Sanitary and phytosanitary obstacles to trade Sustainability aspects of international trade in agricultural products Digital Single Market and IP-related issues Implementation of the Unitary patent & Standardisation policy Discriminatory taxation in the Agro-Food sector Consistency of chemical legislation in the EU and at the international level The consumer side of the Digital Single Market Resource efficiency, waste and circular economy Better regulation in environment policy Due process in competition law enforcement Merger control review International relations and the EU’s competition policy Digital Single Market and related initiatives EU action plan on tax avoidance (including CCCTB) State aid in relation to tax rulings Country-by-country reporting Value-added Tax Consumer product safety & market surveillance REFIT of the consumer acquis Transatlantic convergence and extraterritoriality of financial services regulation Capital Markets Union and implementation of financial services regulation Banking Union Union Customs Code Customs valuation Customs-related issues Customs infringements Import VAT-related issues Value-based healthcare to foster sustainable and safe health systems Health technologies Life sciences Emergence of Data-Centric Services Cybersecurity International/Global Issues The future of work Changes in the EU institutions (e.g. Comitology and European Elections) Transparency (e.g. the Joint Transparency Register) Value of IP, freedom of licensing for innovation and creativity in the twenty-first century Revision of Community trademark regulation and directive Trade secrets Fighting counterfeiting and piracy Best practices in gender diversity Inclusiveness of the workplace EU policies to ensure gender equality Defence, industrial and procurement issues Smart borders Brexit and its impact on IPRs & IP-Trade related aspects Transport security Security industrial policy Promote value of global and free trade Coherency between trade and other policy areas EU Energy Policy, Infrastructure and European Competitiveness EU Transport Policy: Infrastructure and European Competitiveness Climate Change


Head office:
Avenue des Arts, 53
Brussels B-1000,

Tel: 32 2 513 68 92