China Market Intelligence

January 24th, 2018
By Jack Kamensky and USCBC Staff

Despite recent announcements that intended to reduce uncertainty surrounding foreign investment restrictions, doubts remain about China’s commitment to and timeline for meaningful changes to its investment regulatory regime.

July 12th, 2017
By Anna Ashton and Lincoln Lin

USCBC’s comparative chart of China’s new and past foreign investment catalogues demonstrates that the

March 22nd, 2017
By Jake Laband and Ziyang Yin

A small number of investment openings are expected as part of a revised list of sectors open to foreign investment, National Development and Reform

March 2nd, 2016
Owen Haacke

With the release of China’s central government’s 13th Five-Year Plan (FYP)—an economic and social planning blueprint—expected later this month, newly released local plans may point to common themes of raising incomes, modernizing industry, environmental protection, and innovation.

November 10th, 2015
Pianpian Huang and Jake Parker

China has announced further details about plans to gradually decrease government control over investment decisions.

September 30th, 2015
Owen Haacke

China’s four free trade zones (FTZs)—the initial Shanghai FTZ and subsequent zones in Tianjin, Guangdong, and Fujian—offer companies a range of select market openings and preferential policies, while serving as a testing ground for reforms that eventually may be implemented nationwide.

June 24th, 2015
Nick Marro

New and broader guidelines for investment reviews and approvals in China are on the way, according to the Draft Regulations on Government Approval and Filing of Investment Projects released by the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) on June 12.