USCBC in the News

09/22/2021

Anna Ashton, Vice President for Government Affairs at the US-China Business Council discusses the Evergrande crisis. She spoke to Bloomberg's David Westin.

09/22/2021

We found that most US companies adopted an apolitical strategy. They didn’t exit China, but also didn’t put public pressure on Washington to roll back the tariffs. Even though 63 percent of US multinationals in our sample were adversely impacted by the trade war, only 22 percent chose to voice opposition and 7 percent chose to exit China. The majority (65 percent) did neither. Many of the multinationals we coded as “voicing opposition” did so through associations such as the US-China Business Council...

09/15/2021

More than 30 US trade groups, including the US Chamber of Commerce and the US-China Business Council (USCBC), have recently called on the US government to remove the "costly and burdensome tariffs," which they say are hurting American companies, consumers and the overall economy. "The Administration can take immediate steps to relieve increasing inflationary pressures and rising prices for all Americans by reducing these tariffs," the trade groups said last month in a letter to US Treasury Secretary...

09/22/2021
Anna Ashton, Vice President for Government Affairs at the US-China Business Council discusses the Evergrande crisis. She spoke...
09/22/2021
We found that most US companies adopted an apolitical strategy. They didn’t exit China, but also didn’t put public pressure on...
09/15/2021
More than 30 US trade groups, including the US Chamber of Commerce and the US-China Business Council (USCBC), have recently...
09/15/2021
The USCBC, in its 2021 member survey conducted in June among 107 US firms operating in China — almost half its members, found...
09/14/2021
The envoy, Qin Gang, made the comments in an online meeting with the chief executives of major US companies who serve on the...
09/14/2021
On September 13, 2021, Ambassador Qin Gang attended the virtual welcome event hosted by the US-China Business Council. USCBC...
09/14/2021
Beijing’s new envoy to the US called on Washington to create favourable conditions for implementing the nations’ phase one...
09/14/2021
Chinese Ambassador to the United States Qin Gang on Monday urged Washington to "make earnest efforts" to improve bilateral ties...
09/14/2021
China has been faithfully implementing the China-US phase-one economic and trade agreement, Chinese Ambassador to the United...
09/13/2021
"It's essential that the two leaders speak often and use their long personal relationship to resolve commercial and other...
09/10/2021
Matthew Margulies, vice-president of China Operations of the US-China Business Council, said at the same forum, Chinese...
09/10/2021
"Debt, whether public or private, does seem to be an Achilles heel for China, and accounting practices and reporting are murky...
09/07/2021
Today, 38% of multinationals say their China operations are being negatively affected by Beijing’s industrial policies,...
09/03/2021
“The main kind of dilemma that companies face right now is just uncertainty,” said Craig Allen, the president of the US-China...
09/03/2021
The US trade deficit with China arises from differences of the two countries' economic structures and the simple fact that the...
09/03/2021
Groups, including the Chamber of Commerce, the US-China Business Council and the National Retail Federation, have been...
09/01/2021
“We’ve tried to message that national security obviously has to be tended to and prioritized,” said Anna Ashton, the council’s...
09/01/2021
In fact, the need for China-US cooperation is not decreasing, but increasing. Our two countries should not be enemies, but...
08/27/2021
In any case, happily for the company, Esquel managed to have its subsidiary, Changji, removed from the entity list last month...
08/27/2021
United States Trade Representative (USTR) Katherine Tai met virtually with the US Chamber China Center Advisory Board and the...

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