Frequently Asked Questions
WHAT IS AMCHAM DUBAI?
AMCHAM Dubai is a member of the global network of American Chambers of Commerce, and has been established in the UAE for more than 34 years. It is the first bilateral trade organization in the UAE and operates under the local patronage of the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Historically, you have known us the American Business Council of Dubai & the Northern Emirates(ABC Dubai).
WHAT DOES AMCHAM DO?
AmCham Dubai promotes the US business interests of businesses and individuals in the UAE and across the region and works to strengthen the relationship between the U.S. and U.A.E. based on trade, investment, cooperation, and friendship.
HOW DOES AMCHAM ACHIEVE ITS MISSION?
AmCham Dubai actively advocates for US business with U.S. and U.A.E. government officials, on both a local and international level. We support bilateral trade and U.S. businesses’ commercial development, from initial entry into the market to current and future expansion. We enable members to access a vast network of professionals by organizing high-level events for the U.S. business community, in partnership with public and private sector leaders and stakeholders. Last but not least, we promote bilateral investment with roadshows alongside high-level Emirati public and private sector leaders and our Invest USA committee.
WHO ARE YOUR MEMBERS?
AmCham Dubai represents businesses ranging from Fortune 500s to SMEs, across all sectors of industry, as well as U.A.E. organizations with a U.S. business affiliation. Our network comprises over 3,000 corporate and individual members, government bodies, and other partner stakeholders.