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Survey Eurochambres flash survey on the economic impact of the war in Ukraine

Eurochambres flash survey on the economic impact of the war in Ukraine

26 national chambers provided feedback on the economic implications of the war in Ukraine across Europe in a survey conducted by Eurochambres in late March 2022 among its members. This came one month...
19/04/2022 Read more
Position EU and Western Balkans: a profound and deepening partnership

EU and Western Balkans: a profound and deepening partnership

Eurochambres calls upon the countries of the Western Balkans and the European Union to set up a clear timeframe for the implementation of reforms leading towards the EU accession of Serbia, Montenegro...
31/03/2022 Read more
Position Eurochambres’ message on the informal meeting of the European Council on the Versailles Declaration

Eurochambres’ message on the informal meeting of the European Council on the Versailles Declaration

Eurochambres welcomes the discussions at the informal meeting of the heads of state or government held yesterday and today and the “Versailles Declaration” adopted. This can and must act as a cata...
11/03/2022 Read more
Article War in Ukraine

War in Ukraine

Eurochambres and many national chambers are maintaining contact with our colleagues at the Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, who are striving to continue to support member companies in the m...
07/03/2022 Read more
Position Eurochambres statement on the Ukraine crisis

Eurochambres statement on the Ukraine crisis

The President of Eurochambres, Luc Frieden, convened an extraordinary meeting of the Board of Directors this morning, following last night’s European Council summit on the Ukraine crisis. Eurocha...
25/02/2022 Read more
Press Release Press Release: Corporate due diligence – chambers concerned by both direct and indirect impacts on businesses

Press Release: Corporate due diligence – chambers concerned by both direct and indirect impacts on businesses

Reacting to today’s European Commission proposal for a Directive on Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence, Eurochambres has recognised the importance of ensuring a level playing field across the EU...
23/02/2022 Read more
Position 7th EU-Africa Business Forum (EABF) Joint Declaration of the Business Organisations

7th EU-Africa Business Forum (EABF) Joint Declaration of the Business Organisations

The 7th EU-Africa Business Forum (EABF) took place on the 16th and 17th of February 2022 in Brussels. The Forum, which was held back-to-back with the 6th AU-EU Summit, constitutes a key contribution t...
16/02/2022 Read more
Position Eurochambres position on the recast of the Energy Efficiency Directive

Eurochambres position on the recast of the Energy Efficiency Directive

European chambers of commerce and businesses are contributing to the energy transition and recognize the importance of energy efficiency and renewable energy provisions, which is even in their own sel...
27/01/2022 Read more
Position Eurochambres position on Better Regulation

Eurochambres position on Better Regulation

The European regulatory framework must enable the creation of a business-friendly environment and the establishment of a level playing field for SMEs so that they can adapt to unforeseen changes and c...
27/01/2022 Read more
Position Eurochambres position on the proposal for a Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism (CBAM)

Eurochambres position on the proposal for a Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism (CBAM)

Fighting climate change is a global problem that requires global solutions. Unilateral actions such as an EU Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism (CBAM) must therefore be considered as a last resort....
25/01/2022 Read more
Position Eurochambres contribution to the Commission consultation on “Adapting Liability Rules to the Digital Age and Artificial Intelligence”

Eurochambres contribution to the Commission consultation on “Adapting Liability Rules to the Digital Age and Artificial Intelligence”

More than 35 years after the entry into force of the Product Liability Directive, Eurochambres welcomes the opportunity to provide input to the European Commission’s consultation on the matter. I...
10/01/2022 Read more
Press Release Luc Frieden – new ambassador of European businesses

Luc Frieden – new ambassador of European businesses

Luc Frieden has taken office as President of Eurochambres, the association of European Chambers of Commerce and Industry. The chamber umbrella organization represents the interests of Europe’s indus...
10/01/2022 Read more
Article 2022 a year to make businesses more resilient and fit for the future

2022 a year to make businesses more resilient and fit for the future

The continuing shadow of COVID-19 and the EU’s ambitious policy agenda provide the political backdrop for our 2022 work programme. EUROCHAMBRES priorities focus on ensuring a business-friendly appro...
10/01/2022 Read more
Position Eurochambres welcomes the AI Act proposal, but hopes that it will spur rather than curb innovation in the EU

Eurochambres welcomes the AI Act proposal, but hopes that it will spur rather than curb innovation in the EU

No one doubts the huge potential of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and the benefits it could bring to the European economy. The technologies that are being deployed now will shape to a large extent the...
22/12/2021 Read more
Press Release Eastern Partnership Summit: Trade is key to a stronger partnership

Eastern Partnership Summit: Trade is key to a stronger partnership

Prior to the EU Eastern Partnership Summit on 15 December, EUROCHAMBRES President Christoph Leitl has called on leaders to give a new impetus to economic relations between the EU and its eastern neigh...
14/12/2021 Read more
Position Eurochambres position on the revision of the Renewable Energy Directive

Eurochambres position on the revision of the Renewable Energy Directive

Our economy and the European business community depend on an affordable and reliable supply of renewable energy, which is even more important given our high climate ambitions and the need to decarboni...
13/12/2021 Read more
Press Release Global Economic Survey 2022: COVID-19 uncertainty undermining global recovery

Global Economic Survey 2022: COVID-19 uncertainty undermining global recovery

 Global Economic Survey 2022: COVID-19 uncertainty undermining global recovery  The Global Economic Survey 2022 published today underlines the impact on global growth of continued uncertainty abo...
09/12/2021 Read more
Position Eurochambres sets out its priorities for the Conference of the Future of Europe (COFOE)

Eurochambres sets out its priorities for the Conference of the Future of Europe (COFOE)

Chambers are ready and willing to contribute to the Conference on the Future of Europe sessions of European Citizens' Panels and the upcoming meetings of the Conference Plenary bringing  concrete pos...
02/12/2021 Read more
Press Release Chambers welcome balanced Council compromise on the Digital Services Act

Chambers welcome balanced Council compromise on the Digital Services Act

Reacting to the adoption today by the Competitiveness Council of its position on the Digital Services Act (DSA), EUROCHAMBRES has underlined the need to have balanced rules in e-commerce which withsta...
25/11/2021 Read more
Position Eurochambres sets its priorities for the EU SME Assembly 2021

Eurochambres sets its priorities for the EU SME Assembly 2021

As the world gradually recovers from the depths of the pandemic, small businesses are trying to rebuild and recalibrate in a way that prepares them for future shocks and strengthens their competitive...
16/11/2021 Read more
Press Release 2022 EUROCHAMBRES Economic Survey: energy costs and skills shortages constrain business optimism for year ahead

2022 EUROCHAMBRES Economic Survey: energy costs and skills shortages constrain business optimism for year ahead

European companies’ general mood of optimism for 2022 is dented by concerns over affordable access to energy and raw materials, as well shortages in skilled workers. These are among the main finding...
09/11/2021 Read more
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