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."

03/05/2020
Already Google and Microsoft are set to hasten their China departures due to the virus, Nikkei Asian Review reported, and with...
03/05/2020
Craig Allen, president of the US-China Business Council, said it is "ironic" that the word "tariff" is not used in the phase...
03/05/2020
“We have no indication of our American companies, our members leaving China at all. Rather, many companies are increasing their...
03/05/2020
The US-China Policy Foundation hosted a panel discussing the outlook on US-China relations. Four experts highlighted different...
03/03/2020
"We have no indication of our American companies, our members leaving China at all. Rather, many companies are increasing their...
03/03/2020
What happens when you bring a former rock band guitarist together with a former US ambassador? Duke’s China-US summit did just...
03/02/2020
Connecticut's economy, like much of the U.S., relies a lot on China. The country is the sixth largest export market. “A lot of...
03/02/2020
Intellectual property theft is a widely used reason for giving China a hard time. Yet in a recent survey made by the US-China...
02/26/2020
Multinational corporations in China often subscribe to registered or legal VPNs as a matter of compliance, Lee said. But at...
02/21/2020
Jake Parker, senior vice president of the US-China Business Council (USCBC), told reporters in a recent press conference that...
02/19/2020
Jacob Parker, senior vice president of the US-China Business Council, said that the administration was notorious for giving...
02/19/2020
“China plays an important role in the international trading system. That role will evolve but I don’t see reliance changing,”...
02/19/2020
The leadership from the top over the last three American presidencies has steadily pushed US public opinion from being...
02/18/2020
The US private sector has donated a batch of medical supplies to China, including 2 million masks, the US-China Business...
02/18/2020
We turn to Doug Barry, a spokesperson with the US-China Business Council that represents over 228 American-based companies. “...
02/18/2020
The US trade coalition’s statement came after a survey showed Thursday that members of the US-China Business Council (USCBC)...
02/18/2020
Craig Allen, president of the US-China Business Council, which represents US companies that work with China, also said that the...
02/18/2020
"China plays an important role in the international trading system. That role will evolve but I don't see reliance changing,"...
02/18/2020
Craig Allen, prez of the US-China Business Council (USCBC) said that the enterprise downturn in China could have an effect on...
02/14/2020
Craig Allen, president of the US-China Business Council (USCBC) said that the business slowdown in China could affect the...

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