The Chamber's China team helps bolster the U.S.-China economic and commercial relationship in a number of key areas and industries, including intellectual property rights, capital markets, and environmental reform.

The China program addresses challenges in the emerging areas of Chinese standards, competition, government procurement, and patent policies. It conducts programs with Chinese and U.S. government, corporate, and association stakeholders on the important role of American business in China's efforts to build an innovative economy. 

The China program works to build a platform to facilitate sustained dialogue and information sharing between U.S. and Chinese stakeholders in the area of corporate citizenship.

The China program manages a Greater China Initiative, consisting of an array of programs, including dialogues such as the Hong Kong-United States Business Council, and activities focused on increasing trade and investment between the United States, Taiwan, and Mongolia.

Recent Activity

Press ReleaseAug 14, 2017 - 3:00pm

U.S. Chamber Statement Regarding Executive Memorandum on China Technology Transfer Policies and IP Theft

In response to today’s Executive Memorandum on China’s forced technology transfer policies and intellectual property theft, U.S. Chamber Executive Vice President and Head of International Affairs Myron Brilliant issued the following statement:

Press ReleaseJun 20, 2017 - 5:00am

U.S. Chamber Leads Ninth U.S.-China CEO Dialogue

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the China Center for International Economic Exchanges (CCIEE) today opened the ninth meeting of the U.S.-China CEO and Former Senior Officials’ Dialogue. The meeting is being led by U.S. Chamber Executive Vice President and Head of International Affairs Myron Brilliant and CCIEE Chairman and Former Vice Premier Zeng Peiyan. They are joined by leading CEOs, former cabinet officials, and think tank experts for two days of discussions in Beijing.

Above the FoldJun 06, 2017 - 10:00am
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We Need to Get Back into the Trade Game in Asia

Asian countries want an active American presence in the region, and they want robust trade with the U.S.

Above the FoldMay 01, 2017 - 9:00am
President Trump welcomed President Xi at his Mar-a-Lago estate, Carlos Barria/Reuters.

A Win-Win Strategy for 100 Days: 5 Ways China Can Open Its Economy to the U.S.

China's 100-day plan sets the stage for the future of relations between the world’s two largest economies

EventMay 01, 2017 - 8:00am to May 02, 2017 - 2:00pm
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8th China Business Conference

The China Business Conference is one of the leading conferences in the United States dedicated to economic, political, and regulatory developments affecting American business in China.

Above the FoldApr 06, 2017 - 10:00am
Xi Jinping, China's president, speaks during the opening plenary session of the World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland, on Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017. World leaders, influential executives, bankers and policy makers attend the 47th an

The U.S.-China Economic Relationship Ahead of the Mar-a-Lago Summit

U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping are meeting for the first time today at Mar-a-Lago.

ReportMar 16, 2017 - 10:00am

Made in China 2025: Global Ambitions Built on Local Protections

Made in China 2025 (MIC 2025) is a comprehensive plan to transform China into an advanced manufacturing leader. Targeting industries that constitute nearly 40 percent of China’s entire industrial value-added manufacturing, according to the Rhodium Group, MIC 2025 is part of China’s efforts to develop a more innovative economy and ascend the global value chain.

Press ReleaseNov 21, 2016 - 4:00pm

U.S. Chamber Urges China to Address U.S. Market Access and Regulatory Concerns

“The JCCT remains the most important and robust mechanism for advancing two-way commercial opportunities and addressing bilateral commercial differences,”says Brilliant.

Press ReleaseNov 21, 2016 - 10:45am

U.S. Chamber Report Reveals Potential for $28 Billion in Gains in U.S.-China Agricultural Trade

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce today released a report which reveals that reducing or eliminating relevant tariffs and other behind-the-border barriers between the United States and China could result in $28.1 billion in additional cumulative gains in two-way agricultural sector trade over 2016-2025. The United States would realize gains of $17.6 billion – a nearly 40% increase over baseline projections.