News from BritishAmerican Business

Press Release: BritishAmerican Business Responds to Trade Committee Report

BritishAmerican Business Supports Efforts to Begin Trade Talks Despite Committee Report On 1 May 2018, BritishAmerican Business published a Press Release in response to a recent report by the International Trade Committee, which warned against ‘rushing’ into a trade agreement with the United States. Duncan Edwards, CEO, BritishAmerican Business welcomed the “careful approach” both governments…

BABC Trade & Investment Update – April 2018

British-American Business Council Trade & Investment Update – April 2018 On Friday, 27 April, BABC released the April edition of its monthly Trade and Investment Update newsletter, sent to its membership across 22 chapters spanning the US & UK. This month’s edition featured information on GDPR, including what BABC itself is doing to ensure it…

Brexit update

On 4th April, the UK parliamentary ‘Exiting the EU Committee’ (for clarity, not a UK government body) published a report based on its inquiry into the Article 50 negotiations through which the UK will leave the EU.  The report has 181 paragraphs of detail which you can read here if you would like to.  But…

Notes from the CEO

    I am happy to be sending you what is the first in a regular series of short quarterly updates on the work of BritishAmerican Business which I hope you will find helpful. Policy work Our fundamental purpose as a non-aligned, transatlantic trade association is to support policies and actions that are designed to…

BAB attends first meeting of US-UK SME Dialogue

BritishAmerican Business Director of Policy and Trade, Emanuel Adam, last week attended a meeting of the newly established US-UK SME Dialogue, held in Washington D.C. Taking place around the 3rd US-UK Trade and Investment Working Group Meeting, Adam said the meeting was convened to explore the future US-UK trade and investment relationship post-Brexit and to…