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08/15/2019

"It is the first recognition by the Trump Administration that the president's tariffs are hurting consumers," Doug Barry, spokesman for the US-China Business Council, which encompasses companies, told Efe on Wednesday. For the business association, this delay "seems to be motivated by the desire to avoid affecting consumers during the Christmas shopping season," a theory that Trump himself has defended in statements to journalists.

08/15/2019

“Most of the tariffs up to now have been affecting business to business products, not business to consumer products. And even though that has increased cost for American companies they have been able to mitigate those costs instead of passing them on to consumers. But once tariffs are on absolutely everything that we import from China, which is what will be the case as of Dec. 15, and once they are covering consumer goods explicitly, it’s not going to be possible for companies to just keep absorbing all...

08/14/2019

With the delay in tariffs and some ambiguity in its statement, “the USTR has left itself an enormous amount of wiggle room,” said Craig Allen,president of the US-China Business Council, which represents many large multinational firms doing business in China. “Where do we come out of all this? Final decisions haven’t been made,” he said.

06/19/2019
“For about the last 15 years, China has been the fastest-growing export market for American companies,” said Erin Ennis, senior...
06/19/2019
Ms Ennis pointed out that, even before the Trump administration took over, US – China Trade Policy was due for a “reset”. In...
06/18/2019
“A substantial, enforceable and sustainable agreement could really help both sides. Further tariffs could really hurt both...
06/18/2019
USCBC Sr. Vice President Erin Ennis stops by Mike Adams’ show to give an update on trade talks with China.
06/18/2019
“I think there's a reason why USTR has been careful about holding a hearing before they take any actions — to try to assess...
06/18/2019
“I have also distributed to you the executive summary of 2019 State Export Report released by the US-China Business Council. I...
06/18/2019
In addition to using mother nature, China can also harness the vast power of the bureaucratic state to wrap US businesses in...
06/18/2019
As of yet full-on retaliation from China is only a possibility. Craig Allen, president of the US China Business Council, is...
06/17/2019
Jacob Parker, vice-president of China operations at the US-China Business Council in Beijing, said even in the event of a trade...
06/17/2019
The US-China Business Council and other lobby groups say the practice has continued, though demands that now could be seen to...
06/17/2019
According to the US-China Business Council, in 2015 alone the US-China economic and trade relationship has provided 2.6 million...
06/12/2019
According to figures from the US-China Business Council, China ranked 7th out of all of Wyoming’s trade partners in goods...
06/10/2019
It’s not entirely clear how to figure out which level of the scale a network operator falls on, since the levels are outlined...
06/10/2019
China is the third largest foreign market for Colorado products, purchasing $604 million in goods last year, led by...
06/07/2019
China is one of the fastest growing markets for US goods exports, with an average annual growth of 6.3 percent from 2009 to...
06/07/2019
“Definitely a lot of concern about the lack of interactions between the two governments over the past few weeks, and concern...
06/07/2019
Chinese officials are drawing up a list of “unreliable entities,” which could mean sanctions for American companies complying...
06/03/2019
Fourth, the tariff measures lead to barriers to US exports to China. The 2019 State Export Report, published by the US-China...
05/31/2019
I participate in the US-China Business Council because it is something that has been a very important part of TE's growth. The...
05/31/2019
But what could hurt the US is reduced Chinese investment. The US-China Business Council has warned that exports to China from...

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