Apple makes history, Chinese market helps

American businesses are not leaving the Chinese market. Five-year projections from US companies doing business in China are bullish, with nearly 70 percent expressing optimism about the market‘s prospects and 87 percent saying they have no plans to shift production out of China, a recent report from the US-China Business Council showed. It said 83 percent of companies counted China as either the top or among the top five priorities for their global strategy.