USCBC in the News

07/02/2020

Doug Barry, the spokesperson for The US-China Business Council (USCBC), a private organization with the mission of promoting trade between the two countries, said there are companies that are concerned about the abuse of leadership positions by China, but so far he has not heard any examples of this happening. "Most international standards-setting bodies have strong due process, which makes it difficult for stakeholders to abuse leadership positions to force proposals through or block proposals," Barry...

07/02/2020

The US-China Business Council said Wednesday’s advisory is a useful reminder on safeguarding supply chains. “Most of our member companies have maintained a clear and consistent policy forbidding all of their suppliers from engaging in forced labour activities,” said Jacob Parker, the group’s senior vice-president. Parker added that forced labour is a global problem that governments, labour groups, companies and civic society need to tackle cooperatively. “Only through a collaboration of that magnitude,...

07/02/2020

"I suspect that it will have an impact at the margin. But I would not expect that to be overly large. Businesses are not ideological, and businesses will go where there is security, stability, safety, and a good market. And China is a very large and important market."

05/01/2020
US exports to China supported at least 1 million US jobs in 2018, said Anna Ashton, who is in charge of government affairs at...
04/28/2020
Many firms “worry this provision might be used as justification to exclude US companies from longstanding partnerships and...
04/28/2020
However, the US-China Business Council is predicting larger purchases of US farm products. “Purchase orders seem to be flowing...
04/27/2020
Despite trade friction and tariffs, China is still a major market for US exporters, according to the 2020 State Export Report...
04/24/2020
The latest report issued by USCBC in April stated that in the past two years, trade frictions have led to a sharp decline in US...
04/24/2020
The latest report issued by the US-China National Trade Commission shows that US merchandise exports to China have fallen to...
04/23/2020
According to a 2019 China business environment survey done by the US-China Business Council, about 58 percent of US companies...
04/23/2020
US exports to China slumped to the lowest in eight years last year due to tariff hikes and the uncertain business environment...
04/21/2020
中新网北京4月20日电 (记者 李晓喻)美中贸易全国委员会最新发布的报告显示,美国对华商品出口额已降至2011年以来最低。 这份2020年度美国各州对华出口报告称,受贸易摩擦影响,过去两年间美国对中国出口量急剧下降,...
04/21/2020
“Chinese manufacturers, particularly those who are dependent on exports, are suffering right now because of the downturn on a...
04/20/2020
The US-China Business Council lobby group said this week Beijing had moved to address the issue. The council's president, Craig...
04/20/2020
China is still the third destination for US goods, trailing Canada and Mexico. They imported $105 billion worth of Made in...
04/20/2020
US goods exports to China-important to states' economies and jobs-contracted by 11.4 percent in 2019 amid tariffs and business...
04/17/2020
The US-China Business Council trade lobby group president Craig Allen told reporters on Thursday it had “had a very good set of...
04/17/2020
US goods exports to China, important to states' economies and jobs, contracted by 11.4 percent due largely to tariffs and...
04/16/2020
The reasons to stay in China are not difficult to understand. It is often mandatory to invest in Chinese-based supply chains to...
04/16/2020
US restrictions on exports of personal protective equipment are not expected to have a significant impact on US industry,...
04/16/2020
The US-China Business Council trade lobby group said new Chinese rules in response to European criticism of the quality of...
04/15/2020
Jacob Parker, the senior vice president at the US-China Business Council, said the restrictions were “the top issue for some...
04/13/2020
As G20 leaders pledged support for a global response to the unprecedented #coronavirus challenge, one would think it’s time...

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