The American Chamber of Commerce in Myanmar (AMCHAM Myanmar) is a chapter under AMCHAM Thailand and was established on October 31, 2013. To date, more than 135 companies employing over 6,000 Myanmar nationals have joined the Chapter. These companies represent a diverse collection of industries and nationalities, but share a common goal to expand commerce between Myanmar and the U.S. and operate according to the highest international business standards. The mission of the AMCHAM Myanmar Chapter is to foster commerce and trade between Myanmar and the U.S. and provide a forum to help U.S. companies do business in Myanmar. AMCHAM Myanmar and its members uphold the highest of business standards, operating in accordance with the Universal Business Principles including environmentally and socially responsible business practices.