USCBC in the News

09/30/2022

A recent survey by the US-China Business Council revealed that American companies are more pessimistic than ever about manufacturing operations in the country, citing ten concerns. Around a quarter of US businesses with Chinese manufacturing operations have moved some production out of the country in the past year, but this has generally only amounted to what has become known as the “China Plus One” strategy. This is where the bulk of production remains in China, but one additional country is added as...

09/29/2022

Craig Allen, president of the US-China Business Council, said the USCBC, a nonpartisan, nongovernmental business association focused on supporting US companies doing business in China, has for decades facilitated "positive engagement" between the business communities and stakeholders across both countries. "The scale and the importance of the US-China economic relationship cannot be understated, and it serves as the foundation for amicable relations between the world's two greatest economies," he said...

09/26/2022

While attitudes toward doing business in China have quickly soured, patterns of production have been slower to change. A survey of 117 leading companies released in August by the US-China Business Council found that business optimism had reached record lows, but US corporations remained overwhelmingly profitable in China, which is still home to the world’s most expansive ecosystem of factories and a lucrative consumer market. Eight percent of the surveyed companies reported moving segments of their...

06/23/2022
"If such government controls were implemented on a unilateral basis, it would only hurt the flexibility and resilience of...
06/22/2022
Craig Allen, president of the US-China Business Council, agreed that companies were eager to work with Washington on the issue...
06/21/2022
"The way the law is written could be interpreted as applying to other kinds of goods from other parts of China that allegedly...
06/21/2022
In a statement provided to VOA, US-China Business Council President Craig Allen said the late release of the FLETF plan means “...
06/21/2022
Theoretically, US importers can still buy goods from Xinjiang, by providing the aforementioned evidence of no forced labor, but...
06/21/2022
“We are expecting implementation to be messy. They have released little information beforehand, and companies won’t know many...
06/21/2022
In 2021, bilateral trade topped record-breaking 750 billion US dollars. The US Export Report 2022 issued by the US-China...
06/16/2022
CBP published an operations guide on Monday specifying how businesses can prove that their products are untainted by forced...
06/16/2022
“I recently interviewed some folks who had done a report on data privacy for the US-China Business Council. There was this...
06/15/2022
“I have detected rising levels of concern among the policy community about Americans’ competitiveness with China’s economic...
06/15/2022
Already, the US-China Business Council, which represents US companies doing business in China, warns that it will make them...
06/15/2022
The US-China Business Council has considered curbs on outward investments as detrimental to the resilience and flexibility of...
06/10/2022
Along with being America's third-largest trading partner, China also has an eye for the Beehive State and its bustling economy...
06/10/2022
The US-China business council (USCBC) announced on Thursday that good exports from Utah to China increased 31 percent in 2021...
06/07/2022
For the business community, the move was a welcome signal that clashes with China over trade and investment might ease. "This...
06/03/2022
US companies that do business in China are concerned about the looming implementation of the UFLPA, said Doug Barry, a vice...
06/02/2022
Matt Margulies and Hannah Feldshuh discussed how companies can and are dealing with these data, privacy, and cybersecurity...
05/27/2022
US-China Business Council President Craig Allen praised Mr. Blinken’s emphasis on diplomacy and criticism of a lack of...
05/27/2022
"It should be underscored that China is the world's largest trading partner of every potential IPEF member," said Craig Allen...
05/25/2022
"It's not surprising that government subsidies are as wide and deep as reported," Doug Barry, a senior director with the US-...

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