Press Releases

01/14/2021

As the Biden administration takes the reins of US trade policy, the question of what to do with existing tariffs on Chinese goods in the long term remains up in the air. According to a new report from Oxford Economics and the US-China Business Council, the answer is clear—even a moderate reduction in tariffs would lead to an additional $160 billion in real GDP and 145,000 additional US jobs by 2025. Failing to put an end to the festering trade war—or worse, pursuing significant decoupling with China—...

01/06/2021

The American business community supports the administration’s efforts to protect American citizens’ privacy and data. The US-China Business Council (USCBC) understands that President Trump’s January 5 executive order regarding transactions with mobile applications aims to achieve this goal. However, it is vital that this executive order be scoped and enforced in such a way that protects US citizens’ legitimate interests, but does not unnecessarily harm US company competitiveness in international markets...

12/08/2020

On December 6, USCBC member company leaders held a virtual meeting with Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi to discuss China’s perspectives on the bilateral relationship. Wang laid out recommendations for improving US-China relations moving forward and discussed the Phase One trade agreement, China’s new development paradigm of Dual Circulation, and facilitating essential business travel between the two countries.

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]
11/10/2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 10, 2017 Contact in Washington, DC Erin Ennis ([email protected])   China’s Financial Sector...
09/06/2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE- Sep. 6, 2017 Contact in Washington, DC: Lesley Lopez ([email protected]) O: 202-429-0340 The US-...
08/14/2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE- Aug. 14, 2017 Contact in Washington, DC: Lesley Lopez ([email protected]) O:...
06/23/2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Lesley Lopez ([email protected]) O: 202-429-0340   USCBC State Export Report: China Third...
06/07/2017
Chubb CEO Evan Greenberg elected Chair of the US-China Business Council Leading association focused on US-China commercial...
05/30/2017
US-China Business Council president John Frisbie released the following statement on the swearing in of Terry Branstad as U.S....
05/12/2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact in Washington, D.C.: Lesley Lopez  O: 202-429-0340   US-China Business Council Pleased with...
05/09/2017
The US-China Business Council (USCBC) has submitted its views on the US trade deficit with China to Secretary of Commerce...

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