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

EventJul 18, 2018 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
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FIRRMA and Export Control Discussion (Invitation Only)

The Chamber's Defense and Aerospace Council, China Center and GRC are hosting a closed-door discussion on anticipated FIRRMA implementation with an eye toward its impact on export controls.

Above the FoldJun 15, 2018 - 4:45pm
China and U.S. flags superimposed on shipping containers.

Quick Take: Your Primer on Trump’s China Tariffs

Tariffs fall squarely on the shoulders of American consumers, manufacturers, farmers, and ranchers.

Press ReleaseJun 15, 2018 - 8:45am

U.S. Chamber’s Donohue Statement on New Tariffs against China

“This is not the right approach.”WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Thomas J. Donohue today issued the following statement: “Imposing tariffs places the cost of China’s unfair trade practices squarely on the shoulders of American consumers, manufacturers, farmers, and ranchers. This is not the right approach.”

Press ReleaseMay 29, 2018 - 11:45am

U.S. Chamber’s Donohue Comments on Administration’s Decision to Move Forward with Tariffs against China

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Thomas J. Donohue issued the following statement regarding the administration’s decision to impose $50 billion of tariffs on Chinese imports:

Above the FoldMay 21, 2018 - 9:00am
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The Path Forward for U.S.-China Trade

It’s important that the U.S. and China agree on a common set of rules for the global economy and international trade—and then live by them.

Press ReleaseMay 15, 2018 - 9:30am

U.S. Chamber President Leads Tenth U.S.-China CEO Dialogue

BEIJING, CHINA—The U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the China Center for International Economic Exchanges (CCIEE) today opened the tenth meeting of the U.S.-China CEO and Former Senior Officials’ Dialogue, co-chaired by U.S. Chamber President and CEO Thomas J. Donohue and CCIEE Chairman and Former Vice Premier Zeng Peiyan.

Above the FoldMay 01, 2018 - 5:00pm
U.S. Chamber President and CEO Tom Donohue speaks at the 9th China Business Conference.

Interesting Times for the U.S.-China Relationship

The bottom line on China is simple: Compete we will, but cooperate we must.

SpeechMay 01, 2018 - 3:15pm

Thomas J. Donoue Remarks at the 9th China Business Conference

9th China Business Conference   Remarks by  THOMAS J. DONOHUEPresident and CEO, U.S. Chamber of Commerce   Washington, D.C.  May 1, 2018Remarks as prepared for delivery.Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen, and thank you for being here.

EventMay 01, 2018 - 8:30am to May 02, 2018 - 2:00pm
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9th 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.