China Market Intelligence

February 8th, 2017
Meg Kelly

In the first two weeks of the Trump administration, there has been a great deal of discussion of policies affecting trade, though formal proposals

January 25th, 2017
By Jake Parker

Limited progress on State Owned Enterprise (SOE) reform continues to undermine US industry’s confidence in China’s policy direction, but recen

December 14th, 2016
By Meg Kelly

The 15th anniversary of China’s accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO) was marked with a fresh trade dispute Monday after the United

December 9th, 2015
Zoe Sophos

In a largely symbolic decision, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) last week announced it will add the yuan to its Special Drawing Rights (SDR) basket of currencies on October 1, 2016.

August 19th, 2015
Zoe Sophos

Update: As this article went to print, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) decided to freeze the Special Drawing Rights basket of currencies until October 2016. This will allow more time for markets to adjust to changes in the basket that might occur as a result of the IMF’s evaluation of the RMB in November.

Phase One Tracker

We are tracking over 150 commitments—several of which had never been offered before—on items ranging from market access to improving intellectual property rights protection and administrative reforms.