USCBC in the News

09/15/2021

More than 30 US trade groups, including the US Chamber of Commerce and the US-China Business Council (USCBC), have recently called on the US government to remove the "costly and burdensome tariffs," which they say are hurting American companies, consumers and the overall economy. "The Administration can take immediate steps to relieve increasing inflationary pressures and rising prices for all Americans by reducing these tariffs," the trade groups said last month in a letter to US Treasury Secretary...

09/15/2021

The USCBC, in its 2021 member survey conducted in June among 107 US firms operating in China — almost half its members, found that though 95 percent of the polled companies were profitable last year. The respondents said strained US-China relations have had a detrimental impact on them. Qin, citing the business council's poll, said uncertainties caused by the difficulties and challenges facing China-US relations have been most worrisome to the US business community. "On concerns about the uncertainties...

09/14/2021

The envoy, Qin Gang, made the comments in an online meeting with the chief executives of major US companies who serve on the board of the US-China Business Council, the group said in a statement on Monday. "The ambassador’s message to the CEOs was that the commercial relationship must thrive and grow while we work harder to resolve disagreements," said Craig Allen, president of the nonprofit group of 200 US companies that work with China.

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