This preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.
Unformatted text preview: organization representing the
interests of more than 3 million businesses of all sizes, sectors, and regions. Our members range from mom-and-pop shops and local chambers to
leading industry associations and large corporations. They all share one thing in common—they count on the Chamber to be their voice in
Washington, D.C.) Facts & Figures: Why Europe Matters. Accessed July 3, 2012 http://www.uschamber.com/international/europe/facts-andfigures-why-europe-matters The transatlantic economy is considered the foundation of the global economy, generating $3.75 trillion a year in total
commercial sales, and nearly half of global GDP. This makes the commercial and economic ties between Europe and the United
States the largest in the world in terms of both size and scope. This strong economic relationship is bolstered by the political, security,
social, and historical ties that bind the U.S. and Europe together. Click here to skip to the graphs and charts below. The current global
economic crisis underscored...
View Full Document