Category: US-China Business Council

USCBC Co-Hosts Dinner for PRC Premier Wen Jiabao

The US-China Business Council (USCBC) and the National Committee on US-China Relations (NCUSCR) hosted a reception and dinner at the Waldorf=Astoria Hotel in New York City in honor of PRC Premier Wen Jiabao on September 22. More than 400 government...

/ November 1, 2010

Do You Know the Deputy Chief Engineer of Bengbu’s Economic and Industry Commission?

by Julie WaltonMost US companies that invest in China do so to serve the country’s diverse customers, rather than to manufacture and export back to the United States, the US-China Business Council’s (USCBC) 2010 membership survey results show (see US...

/ November 1, 2010

Inside the Beltway: High Frustrations, Low Rhetoric, and a Bad Bill

by John FrisbieA columnist at the Washington Post in late September called the US-China Business Council (USCBC), an organization of roughly 220 US companies that employ more than 7 million Americans, “un-American” for opposing, in USCBC’s opinion, counterproductive tariff legislation...

/ November 1, 2010

US Companies Report Views of China Business Environment

USCBC’s 2010 membership survey results show companies experience continued growth—and rising protectionism concerns.by US-China Business Council staffThe results of the US-China Business Council’s (USCBC) 2010 annual member survey show similar business and investment trends as in the past three surveys....

/ November 1, 2010

Dinner Honors Fifth Anniversary of US-China Working Group

To celebrate the US-China Working Group’s fifth anniversary, USCBC hosted a reception and dinner in Washington, DC, on July 27. Jeffrey A. Bader, senior director for East Asian Affairs at the National Security Council, introduced Reps. Rick Larsen (D-WA) and...

/ September 1, 2010

The Gap Year

by Robert Poole One way to look at US business and China in 2010 to date might be to see it as a year of many gaps, or spaces where common or agreed interests don’t quite meet. Despite these differences,...

/ July 1, 2010

USCBC Board Meets Geithner and Zhang, Elects New Chair

US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner met with the US-China Business Council’s (USCBC) board of directors during its June 2 meeting at the Library of Congress. Geithner spoke on the results of the previous week’s Strategic and Economic Dialogue (S&ED) in...

/ July 1, 2010

Is the Business Community Souring on China?

by John FrisbieWe have been hearing a lot lately in Washington about how the business community is “souring on China.” A closer look suggests that this characterization is exaggerated and needs a little context. By and large, companies are increasing...

/ March 1, 2010

PRC Ambassador, US Secretary of Commerce Speak at USCBC’s Forecast 2010

USCBC held its Forecast 2010 reception and conference in Washington, DC, in late January. Attended by leading US government officials, PRC government representatives, USCBC member company executives, conference speakers, and members of the think-tank and China-watching community, the evening reception...

/ March 1, 2010

USCBC Board Meets Senior PRC Officials in Beijing

A delegation of the US-China Business Council’s (USCBC) board of directors visited Beijing for meetings with the PRC government on November 4-5. USCBC Chair Andrew Liveris of the Dow Chemical Co. led the delegation, which included 10 other board directors...

/ January 1, 2010