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06/26/2019

Fourthly, the tariff measures lead to barriers to US exports to China. The 2019 State Export Report, published by the US-China Business Council on May 1, 2019, stated that in the ten years from 2009 to 2018, US exports to China supported over 1.1 million jobs. The Chinese market continues its importance to US economic growth. Forty-eight states of the US have increased their goods exports to China during the last decade – 44 of them by double digits – while in 2018, when economic and trade friction...

06/26/2019

The US-China Business Council would welcome an agreement to restart negotiations because that would help reduce business uncertainty, especially if there is a deadline to reach a deal, the group’s vice president Erin Ennis said. “At this point, we’ve got 25 percent tariffs on $250 billion worth of imports. The longer those tariffs are in place, with no plan of action to address them, the more damage is being done,” Ennis said.

06/26/2019

“We are hearing from US manufacturers and US retailers that, if ‘List 4’ is implemented, prices will go up in the United States. That will have an impact on how much of those products are sold, which will affect the bottom line of retailers and those manufacturers. So, we do anticipate there will be both a jobs and sales impact,” Erin Ennis, vice president of the US-China Business Council said.

07/02/2014
US Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew said Tuesday that China should allow the yuan to rise further and the United States will...
07/02/2014
Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew on Tuesday said that China's currency remains undervalued. U.S. and Chinese officials will discuss...
07/02/2014
Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew urged China to let its currency appreciate further and expressed confidence the world’s second-...
06/30/2014
Barack Obama has turned to the private sector for a new head of the crisis-stricken veterans affairs department, with a plan to...
06/25/2014
The U.S. will use diplomatic and legal means to halt China’s computer theft of trade secrets, its new ambassador in Beijing...
06/19/2014
llinois businesses hope a meeting between the U.S. and China strengthens export opportunities for the state. Representatives...
05/26/2014
China may be trying to steal trade secrets from U.S. businesses, as federal prosecutors allege. Yet for many U.S. companies,...
05/23/2014
Georgia’s appointment of a trade representative in Shanghai aimed at ramping up the state’s exports to China might have come at...
05/20/2014
The U.S. wants to send a message to Beijing that industrial espionage is not fair game -- that's the real point behind criminal...
05/15/2014
California, Washington and Texas led the United States in exports to China last year, shipping more than $10 billion in goods...
05/15/2014
Beijing will host the sixth meeting of the U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue in early July, the U.S. State Department...
05/14/2014
North Carolina businesses exported about $2.8 billion in goods to China during 2013, according to a report issued by the US-...
05/14/2014
Colorado continues to export more advanced technology goods and fewer waste products to China, according to a report Monday...
05/12/2014
The U.S. exports to China hit 120 billion U.S. dollars last year, making China the third largest export market for American...
05/09/2014
Kansas' exports to China rose 30 percent in 2013 from 2012, hitting $1.6 billion, according to figures released by the US-China...
05/08/2014
The US exports to China hit $120 billion last year, making China the third largest export market for American goods, said the...
05/08/2014
Kansas’ exports to China rose 30 percent in 2013 from 2012, hitting $1.6 billion, according to figures released by the US-China...
04/24/2014
Chinese officials are soliciting ideas to build a level playing ground for all businesses, domestic and overseas. “China should...
04/24/2014
Sometimes it's not enough for money to talk. It has to cut through a cacophonic, complicated din. Take the recent rebalancing...
04/15/2014
Officials are soliciting ideas to build a level playing ground for all businesses, domestic and overseas. "China should combine...

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