China Market Intelligence

January 8th, 2014
Ryan Ong

As reported by USCBC just prior to the holidays, US and Chinese senior government officials concluded the 2013 plenary session of the US-China Joint Commission on Commerce and Trade (JCCT) on December 20 in Beijing with agreements on a range of intellectual property

December 20th, 2013

US and Chinese senior government officials announced movement on key business issues during this year’s plenary session of the Joint Commission on Commerce and Trade (JCCT), an annual high-level discussion on business, commercial, and trade topics held this year in Beijing.

January 25th, 2012
Ryan Ong

In recent weeks, provincial and local governments across China have taken concrete steps to implement key PRC government commitments to break links between indigenous innovation and government procurement at all levels of government.

September 3rd, 2008

The PRC Ministry of Finance (MOF) recently issued clarifications to China's current government procurement regime.

June 11th, 2008

The United States recently submitted its first request for improvements to China's initial offer to join the World Trade Organization (WTO) Agreement on Government Procurement (GPA). The request calls for significant reductions of the value thresholds at which GPA rules come into play and expanded coverage at all levels of the PRC government.

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.