COVID Lockdown in China – what do businesses need to know?
In recent weeks, the COVID-related lockdown in Shanghai has had a significant impact on global business, from supply chains disruptions to product import and export controls. USCBC has been working to provide its members with up-to-date and reliable information on the lockdown, and has already coordinated multiple meetings between Chinese officials and members companies to provide channels for feedback and questions. Now, we are looking forward to an upcoming webinar with US Shanghai Consulate Consul General James Heller, scheduled for Friday, May 6. The webinar will also feature Jeff Zhu, Senior Vice President and President, Asia Pacific Region at Cabot to discuss COVID's impact on business and mitigation strategies, as well as Tingting Ge, an economist at J.P. Morgan, to discuss the economic impact of COVID and future outlook.
- Introductory remarks – Matt Margulies, USCBC SVP & Melinda Xu, Shanghai Office Chief Representative, Senior Director
- Remarks – Consul General James Heller
- COVID impact on business and mitigation strategies – Jeff Zhu, SVP Global President of Performance Additives and President of Asia Pacific Region, Cabot
- COVID impact on the economy and future outlook – JP Morgan Analyst