China Market Intelligence

September 27th, 2017
By David Solomon

Recently announced provincial reimbursement drug lists (PRDLs) provide possible new opportunities for US pharmaceutical companies seeking to expand market reach for their drugs in China.

September 27th, 2017
By Maryan Escarfullett

Copyright-related intellectual property (IP) disputes in China have increased as a result of the growth of online streaming services and domestic media studios.

August 31st, 2017
By Owen Haacke

New policies simplifying the visa process to attract foreign talen

August 18th, 2017
Ministries Tasked with Liberalizations, IP Protection, and Preferential Tax Policies
August 16th, 2017
By Maryan Escarfullett

Newly released ministerial plans set national intellectual property (IP) priorities to further the central government’s top-down drive to reform China’s IP laws.

May 31st, 2017
By Lipei Zhang & Jake Parker

A recently released draft regulation requires a 30-day public comment period for all rules and measures issued by agencies under the authority of the State Council, as well as provincial and local governments.

May 17th, 2017
By Meg Kelly

Although structural issues remain, China’s legal system has become more transparent under President Xi Jinping, according to panelists at a recent US-China Working Group event hosted by the US-China Business Council (USCBC) and the National Bureau of Asian Research.

April 19th, 2017
By Jake Parker

China expanded data localization requirements and instituted new rules for outbound

April 5th, 2017
By Maryan Escarfullett

Integrating China’s national and local intellectual property (IP) agencies through reforms

February 8th, 2017
by Maryan Escarfullett

Wholly foreign-owned enterprise (WFOE) wealth management firms can now directly invest in the Chinese market as a result of new licensing reforms.


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.