New US Administration Info Desk

New US Administration Info Desk

AmCham Germany's New US Administration Info Desk provides relevant and up-to-date information regarding the transatlantic policy objectives, economic initiatives and cabinet members of the incoming administration. In addition, our Info Desk highlights AmCham Germany's position on current political developments in the US via relevant press releases, statements and media interviews.



Mannheimer Morgen/, January 20, 2017:

Börse Online, January 17, 2017:

Reuters, January 17, 2017:

Frankfurter Allgemeine Rhein-Main-Zeitung, January 14, 2017:

Handelsblatt, November 17, 2016:

Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, November 10, 2016:

n-tv, Telebörse, November 10, 2016:

Bild/dpa-AFX, November 9, 2016:

Deutschlandfunk, November 8, 2016:


  • New York Times, Donald Trump Administration (Link)



The following is a list of nominees and/or appointees for positions in the incoming administration that will be responsible for economic and trade policy under Donald Trump. Links serve an informational purpose and do not represent official policy endorsements.


US Secretary of the Treasury: Steven Mnuchin (nominee)


US Secretary of Commerce: Wilbur Ross (nominee)


US Secretary of Labor: Andrew F. Puzder (nominee)


US Secretary of Energy: Rick Perry (nominee)


Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency: Scott Pruitt (nominee)


US Trade Representative: Robert Lighthizer (nominee)


Head of the Small Business Association: Linda McMahon (nominee)


Head of the National Trade Council: Peter Navarro

Trump's Campaign 7 Point Trade Plan:

Donald J. Trump's 7 Point Plan To Rebuild the American Economy by Fighting for Free Trade (based on Donald Trump's address "Declaring American Economic Independence", June 28, 2016

Press Conference Donald Trump:

New York, January 11, 2017: Video and Full Transcript (Source: The New York Times)

Farewell Address President Obama:

Chicago, January 10, 2017: Video and Full Transcript (Source: The White House)

US Economy:

The Washington Post, January 10, 2017:

Press Inquiries

For press and media inquiries, please contact our press department. Our central e-mail address ensures that your request will be sent to the entire team and allows us to get back to you as soon as possible.

Your AmCham Germany Communications Team

+49 69 929104 -43 (Elizabeth Boshold) / -42 (Daniel Hawk) / -40 (Patricia Limburg)