China Market Intelligence

November 8th, 2017
By Patrick Lozada and Owen Haacke

The second draft of China’s Ecommerce Law takes a step forward in addressing some of the concerns the US-China Business Council (USCBC) raised about the first draft of the law, particularly in terms of intellectual property (IP) protection.

October 11th, 2017
By Anna Ashton

On September 4, Chinese authorities banned initial coin offerings (ICOs) as an illegal form of public financing.

September 27th, 2017
By Patrick Lozada

The third draft of China’s Standardization Law could create a barrier for foreign companies trying to market or manufacture products in China. The draft supports “indigenous innov

September 27th, 2017
By USCBC staff

A new executive order to sanction foreign banks that do business with North Korea could affect transactions that American companies have with those

August 31st, 2017
By Jake Laband

Changes stemming from the implementation of China’s Food Safety Law threaten to block imports of a wide range of food products from countries unable to provide the necessary certificates.

August 31st, 2017
By Meg Kelly

After increasing scrutiny of China's largest overseas asset buyers in June, the Chinese government in August took further steps to restrict and regulate Chinese outbound investment.

August 30th, 2017
By Anna Ashton

Zhejiang Province Party Secretary Che Jun and a large delegation of Zhejiang officials and business representatives met with US-China Business Council (USCBC) members in Washington, DC, on August 25 to discuss trade and investment opportunities.

August 2nd, 2017
By Meg Kelly and Anna Ashton

Disappointing bilateral negotiations between the United States and China have added few new successes to lackluster investment reforms, despite the multiple announcements, promises, and regulatory changes by the Chinese government over the past six months.

June 29th, 2017
By Lincoln Lin

A series of recent hospital reforms by the Chinese government are designed to standardize pricing and encourage investment in the medical system.