USCBC in the News

07/08/2020

Anna Ashton, a senior director at the US-China Business Council, told CTFN that the HFCAA puts Chinese companies in a “tricky position” wherein they have to choose between complying either with PCAOB audits or with China’s state secrets laws. “I think that is going to drive them off of the exchanges,” Ashton said. 

07/08/2020

Then there are the benefits that American farmers and workers have derived from exporting to China, still the United States’ third‐​largest export destination. According to the US‐​China Business Council, exports to China in 2019 supported over 1.1 million American jobs in a wide range of manufacturing, logistics, and services industries.

07/07/2020

In a letter sent Monday, the business associations, led by the US Chamber of Commerce, voiced strong support for the “Phase One” trade pact but pressed both sides—especially China—to “redouble efforts to implement all aspects of the Agreement.” The letter was also signed by the Business Roundtable, the US-China Business Council and other trade groups covering a swath of industries including aerospace, autos, semiconductors and pharmaceuticals.

05/21/2018
A final deal may not come together before Chinese Vice Premier Liu He returns to Beijing on Saturday, but negotiations appear...
05/21/2018
Chinese officials are hoping to mollify President Trump’s oft-stated displeasure with America’s huge trade imbalance with China...
05/21/2018
US-China Business Council President John Frisbie on how a report suggested that China offered a package that would reduce the...
05/17/2018
Tensions between Trump administration moderates and hard-liners on trade with China are boiling over ahead of talks with...
05/16/2018
USCBC will present testimony this week at the United States Trade Representative hearing on Section 301 tariffs, concerning...
05/16/2018
US-China Business Council Senior Vice President Erin Ennis discusses the next round of trade talks between the US and China.
05/16/2018
US-China Business Council President John Frisbie discusses renewed trade negotiations between the US and China.  
05/15/2018
Moody's does not believe that China can satisfy US requests to reduce its trade surplus with the US by $200 billion by 2020...
05/15/2018
Major US business groups have urged the Trump administration to drop its plan to impose tariffs on Chinese goods ahead of key...
05/14/2018
American business leaders are increasingly concerned that Donald Trump may strike a rapid deal with Beijing on reducing the US...
05/11/2018
Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts expressed deep concern on Monday over possible tit-for-tat tariffs between China and the United...
05/10/2018
Exports from the United States to China grew faster than US export growth to the rest of the world, according to a report from...
05/09/2018
The American Southeast is especially vulnerable to Donald Trump’s trade war with China. Let us take South Carolina as an...
05/08/2018
You won’t find any tourist in the muddy, mosquito-ridden town of Barcarena in Brazil’s state of Pará, but you can’t miss the...
05/07/2018
Two days of inconclusive U.S.-China talks ended here Friday amid signs that the Trump administration is demanding dramatic...
05/07/2018
A list of hard-line demands that the Trump administration handed China this week could make it even more difficult to resolve a...
05/07/2018
The U.S. and China proposed seemingly insurmountable demands to each other during two days of meetings in Beijing, but agreed...
05/04/2018
U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said on Friday a trade delegation he is leading in China has been having very good...
05/03/2018
Senior official strikes defiant tone by ruling out major concessions ahead of visit to Beijing by high-level US delegation....
05/02/2018
President Donald Trump's top advisers arrive in Beijing this week for talks on how to avoid a trade war between the world's two...

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