EACC Carolinas

OUR MISSION

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The mission of the European American Chamber of Commerce is to provide its members with access to transatlantic business opportunities as well as timely and relevant information, resources and support on matters affecting business activities between Europe and the U.S.

INFORMS

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The EACC organizes educational seminars, and panel-discussions to educate our members on matters relevant to US & European businesses and professional organizations.

CONNECTS

The EACC has built a network of high-level business contacts on both sides of the Atlantic and connects them with fellow executives from the US and Europe.

ASSISTS

The EACC strives to facilitate European-American business relations and to stimulate business development between the United States and Europe.

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Chapter News

‘Strategic autonomy for Europe – the aim of our generation’ – speech by President Charles Michel to the Bruegel think tank

September 29, 2020

European strategic autonomy. Or sovereignty? Or strength? We all know that concepts and words can take on different connotations depending on the context. Today I’d like to concentrate on the substance...

COVID-19: More flexibility for deploying EU budget money

April 22, 2020

The Council today adopted a second legislative act in less than a month amending the rules on the use of EU structural funds, which underpin EU cohesion policy. These changes allow member states...

Federal Reserve announces its Paycheck Protection Program Liquidity Facility is fully operational and available to provide liquidity to eligible financial institutions

April 16, 2020

The Federal Reserve on Thursday announced that its Paycheck Protection Program Liquidity Facility is fully operational and available to provide liquidity to eligible financial institutions, which will...

Federal Reserve takes additional actions to provide up to $2.3 trillion in loans to support the economy

April 14, 2020

The Federal Reserve on Thursday took additional actions to provide up to $2.3 trillion in loans to support the economy. This funding will assist households and employers of all sizes and bolster the ability...

10 things the EU is doing to fight the coronavirus

April 3, 2020

To help limit the transmission of the virus in Europe and beyond, the EU has closed its external borders to non-essential travel, while ensuring essential goods keep moving across the EU through the introduction...

EEAS SPECIAL REPORT: DISINFORMATION ON THE CORONAVIRUS – SHORT ASSESSMENT OF THE INFORMATION ENVIRONMENT

April 1, 2020

With the outbreak of COVID-19, we have seen the proliferation of significant quantities of news, myths, and disinformation about it – coming from various sources both within and outside of the European...

UPCOMING CHAPTER EVENTS

  • October 6, 2020
    11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Pre-Pandemic studies have shown that in the United States there will be a shortage of 3.4 million workers in the next 10 years. This number might be exacerbated by the COVID-19 crisis on the US economy and the medium-to-long term effects of school and college closures and distance-learning on America’s future workforce. Advanced manufacturing is (more…)


  • October 15, 2020
    4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

The European American Chamber of Commerce-Carolinas will introduce a series of “Walk & Talk” events to take place in Greenville on downtown walking trails during the coming weeks. The series will be an informal opportunity for our members and their guests to network while enjoying some fresh air and a healthy activity for mind and (more…)


  • December 3, 2020
    10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

What happened since we last brought together Pascal Lamy, Former Director-General, World Trade Organization (WTO), Lucinda Creighton, CEO, Vulcan Consulting and Doug Lippoldt, Chief Trade Economist, HSBC for a fire-side chat moderated by John Foley of Reuters News? Have COVID-19 induced changes in trade been here to stay? Have supply chain and service impacts been diverted? What trade deals have (more…)

Upcoming Partner Events

  • October 7, 2020
    12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Don’t miss the last in our series of Supply Chain Updates: A Solutions Approach Presented by World Affairs Council Upstate, Upstate SC Alliance and the European American Chamber of Commerce – Carolinas A live, online, panel discussion with industry experts What matters most to the businesses and people who live in South Carolina? Do we (more…)

Member News

UK Government Introduces New Job Support Scheme to Protect Jobs Still Affected by the COVID-19 Crisis

September 30, 2020

On 24 September 2020, UK Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak announced new measures to support businesses and workers affected by the ongoing coronavirus crisis. The announcement came after UK Prime...

EACC COVID-19 Return To Work & Travel Attitudes Survey September 2020

September 30, 2020

The EACC chapter network recently asked its members across the network in Europe and the United States a series of questions to gauge how the pandemic was impacting their willingness to gauge in...

EACC-Carolinas Welcomes New Sustaining Partner, Bank of America

September 29, 2020

The Business Banking team at Bank of America serves mid-sized U.S. companies by delivering strategic financial advice and solutions to help companies grow, improve cash flow, manage U.S. and international...