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...

08/26/2021
Meanwhile, US Trade Representative Katherine Tai had a virtual meeting with the US Chamber China Center Advisory Board and the...
08/26/2021
US Trade Representative Katherine Tai said Tuesday the “Biden-Harris Administration and USTR are conducting a comprehensive...
08/25/2021
United States Trade Representative Katherine Tai today met virtually with the US Chamber China Center Advisory Board and the...
08/25/2021
US Trade Representative Katherine Tai said Tuesday the “Biden-Harris Administration and USTR are conducting a comprehensive...
08/25/2021
The business community in the United States, while generally pleased with the Phase 1 agreement, viewed it as only the...
08/25/2021
At a virtual meeting with the US Chamber China Center Advisory Board and the US-China Business Council this week, United States...
08/25/2021
A group of the largest retail associations in the United States is appealing to President Biden to resume trade talks with...
08/25/2021
On July 26, 2018, Craig Allen began his tenure in Washington, DC as the president of the US-China Business Council (USCBC), a...
08/16/2021
“If the Biden administration wants to make the case that they have a different approach, it’s time to lay out the strategy they...
08/16/2021
On Friday, Chinese Ambassador to the US Qin Gang had a virtual meeting with Craig Allen, President of the US-China Business...
08/16/2021
Ambassador Qin spoke highly of the contribution made by the USCBC in fostering China-US relations over the years, and stressed...
08/16/2021
New Chinese Ambassador to the United States Qin Gang on Friday told the representative of a trade group from America that...
08/12/2021
The Office of the US Trade Representative chooses which Chinese products it will exclude from import taxes, but even the...
08/12/2021
Doug Barry, communications Director for the US-China Business Council, who also runs a Washington-based group with American...
08/12/2021
There has been no major uptick in US companies moving their operations out of China despite strained relations between the two...
08/09/2021
An annual survey of US firms with operations in China that are members of the US-China Business Council found that about 80% of...
08/09/2021
US companies in China remain profitable and optimistic over the growth prospects in one of the world's fastest-growing markets...
08/06/2021
Doug Barry, senior director of communications and publications at the US-China Business Council, said there’s no doubt that...
08/06/2021
China fell slightly in strategic priority for American companies over the past year as deteriorating relations between the...
08/06/2021
American companies plan to double down on serving the Chinese market, even as they complain of more barriers to doing business...

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