Category: Infographics

TRADE FACTS: 5 Things To Know About China’s Nonmarket Economy Status

    When China joined the World Trade Organization (WTO) in 2001, its government’s pervasive intervention in the economy meant that China’s trading partners could not trust data on production costs to determine a fair market value in antidumping cases....

/ July 28, 2016

TRADE FACTS: China’s Exchange Rate & US Trade Deficit

We often hear that China “manipulates its currency” and harms the US economy. Some say if we punish China as a manipulator or slap tariffs on Chinese goods it would reduce our trade deficit. In June, the IMF for the...

/ June 30, 2016

Private sector economy

60 percent of China's GDP comes from private sector enterprises.

/ June 21, 2016

Renewables

China's solar energy capacity has grown by 500 percent since 2012.

/ June 14, 2016

Healthcare

The United States accounts of 14 percent of global healthcare spending. China, home to 22 percent of the world's population, only accounts for 2 percent of healthcare spending.

/ June 7, 2016

Gross Domestic Product

The per capita GDP of the United States is 7 times that of China.

/ May 31, 2016

ASEAN Connections

By Baker & McKenzie Companies see huge opportunities in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) block as mega-regional trade initiatives work in tandem to improve connectivity and the overall business environment in the region, according to a Baker &...

/ May 31, 2016

Poverty in China

China's government plans to reduce the number of people in poverty by 1,000,000 a month.

/ May 23, 2016

Location. Location. Location. Economic Growth All Depends On Where You Are.

In 2015, China’s growth was again at the center of international headlines, but the focus was instead on the slowdown of the world’s second-largest economy. Such a slowdown is to be expected as China’s economy gets larger and year-over-year numbers...

/ May 18, 2016

TRADE FACTS: The US Trade Deficit with China

According to polling by the Pew Research Center, more than half of Americans are concerned about the US trade deficit with China. A few facts offer important context — and suggest a course of action. We have a large bilateral...

/ May 9, 2016