The American Business Council in Dubai (ABC Dubai), the first bilateral trade organization established in the UAE, operates under the local patronage of the Dubai Chamber of Commerce & Industry and is an official international affiliate of the US Chamber of Commerce in Washington, DC. ABC Dubai represents the business & commercial interests of industries, corporations and individual members in Dubai and across the Middle East. The Council’s membership is comprised of American Fortune 500 companies, SMEs, large and small UAE organizations, as well as American and Emirati professionals from all sectors of business and industry – all accepted after review of eligibility based upon membership qualification criteria. ABC Dubai organizes the business community in partnership with public and private sector leaders and other stakeholders from the US, the local region, and internationally. ABC Dubai’s key mission is to strengthen commercial ties between the US and the UAE and offer exceptional value and corporate support services to its members.