Press Releases

01/17/2020

To begin the new year, USCBC President Craig Allen announced a number of staff promotions. Gloria González-Micklin was promoted to vice president of programs. She leads the organization’s development and programming efforts, as well as initiatives with the Chinese embassy and selected ministries in Beijing.

Since 1998, she has overseen hundreds of programs, including high security and visibility events for China’s most senior leaders, their American counterparts, C-suite level executives, and...

01/15/2020

WASHINGTON – January 15, 2020 - The US-China Business Council applauds the phase one agreement reached by US and Chinese trade negotiators. This agreement is a concrete step towards restoring stability and trust in the overall US-China relationship. 

The agreement also represents real progress on removing market access restrictions, improving intellectual property rights protection, re-balancing our trade ties, and introducing an important and new dispute resolution mechanism. 

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12/13/2019

WASHINGTON – December 13, 2019 - The US-China Business Council is pleased that US and Chinese negotiators have agreed on a phase one trade agreement and a suspension of the planned December 15 US tariff increase. We hope that with progress made on this initial set of issues, sufficient confidence will be restored to enable important structural issues to be addressed and resolved.

“This is an encouraging first phase that puts a floor under further deterioration of the bilateral relationship,”...

10/11/2018
BEIJING, October 11, 2018 – The US-China Business Council (USCBC) concluded today its annual board delegation to China, where...
10/11/2018
BEIJING, October 11, 2018 -- The US-China Business Council (USCBC) and the China Council for the Promotion of International...
09/24/2018
WASHINGTON, DC, September 24, 2018 - In response to the imposition of new rounds of tariffs by both the United States and China...
09/18/2018
WASHINGTON, DC, September 18, 2018 – American companies face significant challenges in their business operations with China,...
09/18/2018
WASHINGTON, DC, September 18, 2018 - "The Administration is correct to focus on market access, intellectual property rights,...
07/11/2018
WASHINGTON, DC, July 11, 2018 - In response to Tuesday's announcement by the Office of the US Trade Representative of its plans...
07/06/2018
WASHINGTON, DC, July 6, 2018 - In response to today’s imposition of US and Chinese tariffs on $34 billion in imports to each...
06/27/2018
WASHINGTON, DC, June 27, 2018 - In response to this morning’s presidential announcement about investment restrictions, US-China...
06/19/2018
June 19, 2018 WASHINGTON, DC, June 19, 2018 - Following Monday’s White House announcement of additional tariffs on up to $450...
06/15/2018
WASHINGTON, DC, June 15, 2018 - Following today’s White House announcement of China tariffs that will go into effect on July 6...
06/06/2018
WASHINGTON, D.C., June 6, 2018 - The US-China Business Council (USCBC) announced today the reelection of Chubb Chairman and...
06/04/2018
WASHINGTON, DC, June 5, 2018 - The US-China Business Council (USCBC), the leading organization of US companies engaged in...
05/29/2018
WASHINGTON, DC, May 29, 2018 - Following today’s White House announcement of possible tariffs and other restrictions on...
04/30/2018
  WASHINGTON, DC, April 30, 2018 - Following two years of decline, in 2017 the US exported more goods to China than ever...
04/03/2018
Washington, D.C. (April 3, 2018) - US-China Business Council (USCBC) president John Frisbie released the following statement...
03/22/2018
Washington, D.C. (March 22, 2018) - US-China Business Council president John Frisbie released the following statement on the...
03/21/2018
Contact in Beijing: Jake Parker ([email protected]; 86-10-6512-5854)   Contact in Washington, DC: Katherine Thompson (...
02/06/2018
Contact in Beijing: Jake Parker ([email protected]; 86-10-6512-5854) Contact in Washington, DC: Katherine Thompson (...
12/06/2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Katherine Thompson ([email protected]) 202-429-0340 Washington, DC, December 6, 2017 - American...
11/28/2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact in Washington, DC: Marc Ross ([email protected]; 703-598-3242) Sulaiman Kenyatta ([email protected]

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