China Market Intelligence

June 8th, 2016
Anna Ashton

 

China is one of 11 countries presenting the most significant concerns regarding IPR protection and enforcement, according to the Office of the United States Trade Representative’s (USTR) annual Special 301 Report. USTR places trading partners on the Priority Watch List or the Watch List for problems with IPR protection, enforcement,...

May 25th, 2016
Owen Haacke

The US-China Business Council (USCBC)’s revised recommendations on improving China’s licensing system call for foreign-invested and domestic firms to be treated equally in all licensing processes throughout China.

 

USCBC’s membership survey...

May 11th, 2016
Zoe Sophos

US and Chinese government officials are gearing up for the eighth annual Strategic and Economic Dialogue (S&ED) in early June in Beijing. Priority issues for negotiators regarding US industry include industrial overcapacity, investment liberalizations, intellectual property rights, and transparency. The talks coincide this year with Beijing’s role as G20 host, the final year of the Obama administration, and worries...