All Coalition Activities
The Coalition engages with key stakeholders in the business and policy communities to raise awareness about the benefits of a U.S.-Taiwan BTA. Components of that engagement include events such as workshops, round-table meetings, and lectures. It also includes articles and editorials, along with strategy papers to help guide the discussion on priority sectors and priority issues. This is a list of all Coalition activities in support of our mission.
On October 6, 2022, former U.S. State Department official Christian Castro said the U.S./Taiwan elections could spur a BTA
On October 3, 2022, the American Chamber of...
On September 8, 2022, U.S. Congresswoman...
BTA Coalition member ALEC passed two pro-Taiwan resolutions in favor of strengthening U.S.-Taiwan relations and trade
On August 5, 2022, the WSJ published an opinion by its editorial board arguing that trade is “Another Way to Help Taiwan – and America.”
On August 4, 2022, U.S. Senator Rick Scott argued that “Standing with Taiwan Means Delivering Strength in Both Arms and Trade”
On August 2, 2022, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said that a U.S.-Taiwan trade agreement might be “possible and soon.”
In their annual White Paper, AmCham Taiwan calls for the United States to begin talks on a BTA with Taiwan.
The German Marshall Fund: Four Steps to Improve the Chances of a US-Taiwan Free Trade Agreement (FTA)
On May 31, 2022, GMF published a policy paper called “Four Steps to Improve the Chances of a US-Taiwan Free Trade Agreement”
On May 23, 2022, Coalition member AmCham Taiwan...
On April 15, 2022, U.S. Senator Robert Portman (R-OH) said that the U.S. should begin talks with Taiwan on a Bilateral Trade Agreement (BTA).
The US-Taiwan BTA Coalition Welcomes The American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) as a New Member
The US-Taiwan Bilateral Trade Agreement Coalition is pleased to welcome the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) as a new member.
On November 22, 2021, The Heritage Foundation published the article “A Democratic Ally, Taiwan Merits Greater Trade With U.S., Europe” supporting a Taiwan BTA
Coalition co-founder AmCham Taiwan and CNAIC issue a joint statement advocating for a U.S.-Taiwan BTA
The US-Taiwan Bilateral Trade Agreement Coalition is pleased to welcome The Project 2049 Institute as a new member.
On September 26, 2021, Christine McDaniel and...
Former Vice President Mike Pence supports a free trade deal with Taiwan in a speech at The Heritage Foundation
On June 30, 2021, 42 U.S. Senators sent a letter to USTR highlighting the importance of reconvening trade agreement talks with Taiwan.
Coalition member AmCham Taiwan introduced the Taiwan Commercial Initiative, reinforcing support for a U.S.-Taiwan BTA
On June 14, 2021 the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) published a blog post arguing for a US-Taiwan trade deal