Decoupling from China – easier said than done

However, the world’s integrated supply chains are centred on China and much of the foreign investment is targeting China’s domestic market. A 2019 survey from the US-China Business Council found that 95% of US companies invested in China for its domestic market and 87% had no intention of leaving. Although views may change, decoupling is not an imminent and quick process, as the experiences of some countries can attest.