China Market Intelligence

May 2nd, 2018
By USCBC Staff

Following two years of decline, the United States exported more goods in 2017 to China than ever before– in excess of $127 billion. China also continues to be a major growth market for US services exports, and is virtually tied with Canada as the second-largest services market for the United States. The US-China Business Council’s (USCBC) 2018 annual report on state exports, released Monday, highlights the continued...

February 21st, 2018
By Meg Kelly

The recent release of December 2017 US trade data confirms that the year was a strong one for trade—with exports and imports both higher than in previous years—but the latter rose much faster, leading to significant growth in the United States’ global trade deficit. When coupled with  local sales by US multinational companies in China, the US-China Business Council (USCBC) estimates that China was a $600 billion dollar market for US goods and services in 2017, the second largest...

September 14th, 2017
By USCBC staff

Congressional districts across the country are seeing exports to China outpace exports to the rest of the world, according to the US-China Business Council's (USCBC) US Congressional District Exports to China report. Out of 435 congressional districts, 432 districts had triple-digit growth in services exports to China since 2006 and 190 congressional districts saw triple-digit growth in goods exports. However, exports to the world’s second-largest economy are less than they should...

April 25th, 2007

China's economy expanded at a faster-than-expected rate of 11.1 percent in the first three months of the year, largely driven by fixed-asset investment and exports. Most economic indicators delivered a stronger performance than in the first quarter of 2006 (see Table 1), leading most economists to expect cooling measures such as higher interest rates and reserve requirements, as well as administrative directives on bank lending. Because the economy shows no sign of transportation bottlenecks...