“We disagreed with the use of tariffs going into this, but there’s no denying that China is willing to talk because they are under pressure,” said Erin Ennis, senior vice president of the US-China Business Council.
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In addition, the district is home not only to land surrounding Edwards Air Force Base, but also to several aerospace manufacturers such as Lockheed Martin and Northrop Grumman. In 2015, aerospace and navigational equipment exports from the district to China alone totaled $57 million, according to the US-China Business Council.
“Our concern is that the draft is so vague and high level,” said Jacob Parker, vice president at the US-China Business Council. The announcement by the National People’s Congress on Wednesday of the accelerated review process could also make it more difficult for foreign businesses to express their concerns about the draft law. The US-China Business Council, according to Mr. Parker, was planning to submit written feedback to Chinese authorities in mid-February. A 61-day comment period was supposed to...