USCBC in the News

06/17/2021

Total import and export trade rose by 28.2% in the first five months this year over the corresponding period last year. Recently the World Bank and IMF adjusted their forecast for Chinese economic growth for 2021 up to 8.5% and 8.4% respectively. A survey conducted by the US-China Business Council found that nearly 70 percent of interviewed US companies were optimistic about the business prospects of the Chinese market in the next five years.

06/14/2021

The NASBITE International Annual Conference was a rich forum for learning and networking across a broad spectrum of topics related to international business, trade and trade education. NASBITE Conferences are known for their “take-away” value and networking opportunities. Ambassador Craig Allen, President of the US-China Business Council gave the keynote address on the first day of the conference. 

06/14/2021

During their individual confirmation hearings, most of these key Biden Administration nominees told skeptical US Senators that they were all committed to “being tough on China,” including with respect to US equity investments in Chinese companies. In addition, Congress is currently considering a veritable “tsunami of legislation” targeting China (to use the recent description of the US-China Business Council), including new measures that could further expand restrictions on US person investment in...

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...
11/22/2013
Laid-off cabinet makers in Smyth County might soon find work again, now that a Chinese furniture manufacturer is opening the...
11/21/2013
As Chinese join Western multinational corporations in their country and Chinese State-owned enterprises, the workforce is...
11/14/2013
China represents about 10% of the global technology market, and accounts for 15% to 20% of global hardware demand, according to...
11/04/2013
China’s new leadership is less than a year old, but starting on Saturday it plans to take bigger steps towards a more open...
11/01/2013
Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang on Friday pledged to improve the commercial environment and called for closer ties between...
10/31/2013
Board members of the US-China Business Council (USCBC) are in China to press senior government officials and business leaders...
10/27/2013
Companies from IBM to Starbucks are struggling with new obstacles in China as Communist Party officials tussle over the...
10/04/2013
The Chinese export market is booming for U.S. companies, and as China’s middle class grows, so will opportunities for American...
09/07/2013
American companies’ enthusiasm for investing in China has been dampened by a combination of policy uncertainty, an economic...

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