USCBC in the News

02/14/2020

Craig Allen, president of the US-China Business Council (USCBC) said that the business slowdown in China could affect the timing of purchases, but both governments were committed to meeting the targets. The group represents US companies doing business in and with China. While China’s commitment to increase purchases of US manufactured goods, farm products, energy and services by $200 billion by the end of 2021 was “aggressive,” he said US industry was ready to meet the challenge.

02/14/2020

Anna Ashton, senior director of government affairs at the US-China Business Council, discusses how American companies are reacting to the coronavirus outbreak in China and the trade talks between the two governments. She speaks with Shery Ahn and Haidi Stroud-Watts on "Bloomberg Markets."

02/14/2020

“Everything was supposed to be back to normal by now,” said Craig Allen, president of the US-China Business Council. “It’s not going to happen for a while. I think that’s starting to sink in.”

03/14/2014
One of the world's most powerful business leaders has a message for corporations and governments in Australia, the US and...
03/12/2014
LinkedIn Corp. is introducing a Chinese-language website that will restrict some content to adhere to state censorship rules,...
03/01/2014
There has been continuous hostility in the United States Congress toward China, mostly over trade. Complaints center on alleged...
02/12/2014
U.S. companies that do business in China are worried about investment rules that limit their growth there, as well as about the...
02/12/2014
China and the United States should accelerate talks on a bilateral investment treaty and finalize the pact this year to unleash...
02/11/2014
A U.S. business group is urging China to expedite recently announced economic reforms, saying it will smooth the way for an...
02/11/2014
The United States and China should aim to complete a planned investment treaty this year, the US-China Business Council (USCBC...
12/31/2013
The ripple effects are felt across the world, of course, not just locally. But Chicago and the entire state gain much of their...
12/23/2013
“The challenge that specific companies are having with their situations here in China are ones that we very directly talked...
12/20/2013
With the United States and China in talks on a bilateral investment treaty, some analysts said Mr. Baucus might have a more...
12/17/2013
Foreign companies doing business in China are likely to encounter local cultural conventions that conflict with the legal and...
12/14/2013
Louisiana’s trade with China has exploded. The U.S. China Business Council says the state’s exports to China have grown from $...
12/05/2013
The U.S. is urging China to fulfill its economic reform promises and create an even playing field for all businesses following...
12/05/2013
During his whirlwind six-day tour of Asia, vice president Joseph Biden stopped in Beijing on Thursday and told business leaders...
12/05/2013
Vice President Joe Biden, speaking in Beijing before flying to Seoul on an Asian trip, expressed U.S. concerns about China's...
12/05/2013
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden said China should expand press freedoms and ease policies that punish U.S. news organizations for...
12/04/2013
USCBC CELEBRATES 40 YEARS: The U.S.-China Business Council is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year with a Wednesday gala...
12/04/2013
Washington has long championed science-based safety standards for trade, so that "consumer protection" doesn't become a redoubt...
12/04/2013
Two Ames residents will embark Sunday on a 10-day trip to China to explore the country’s trade relationship with Iowa...
12/02/2013
China's economic slowdown is reaching bottom, but prospects for a rebound next year look dim amid an expected drop in the...

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