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  • US Agricultural Trade Mission to Northeast China

    According to statistics gathered by the Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) of the United States Department of Agriculture, China accounts for close to twenty percent of all farm exports ...

  • China’s Trade with Portuguese-Speaking Countries Grows

    Recent statistics from China's International Chamber of Commerce reveal that more than a fifth of all trade China does with Africa is with the Portuguese-speaking countries of Cape Verde, ...

  • Business Opportunities at 2014 Canton Fair

    First held in 1957, the Canton Fair is a trade event that takes place biennially (April and October) in the city Guangzhou, in the Guangdong Province of the People's Republic of China. The ...

  • China Promotes New-Energy Vehicles

    In an effort to boost sales of electric-powered cars, China is reportedly considering cutting or waiving the 10 percent purchase tax applicable to new car purchases. The promotion of what ...

  • Developer’s Default Indicative of Economic Slowdown

    In addition to experiencing a slowdown in its property sector, China's property market received a blow this week with the collapse of real estate developer Zhejiang Xingrun Real Estate Co. ...

  • China Becomes India’s Top Trading Partner

    A recent report by the New Delhi-based industry trade group, the PHD Chamber of Commerce, reveals that China has replaced the United Arab Emirates as India's top trading partner, with ...

  • China Invests in Cleaning Up Pollution

    A recent announcement by China's Ministry of Environment Protection that the government plans to invest 2 trillion yuan in the development of technologies to deal with the pollution of its ...

  • China’s Car Sales Continue to Soar

    In a report based on statistics from China's Public Security Bureau it was revealed this week that the total number of vehicles using the country's roads has exceeded the 250 million mark, ...

  • China-UK Bilateral Trade Sets New Record

    The Chinese ambassador to the United Kingdom, Liu Xiaoming, disclosed yesterday that China-UK bilateral trade surpassed US$70 billion in 2013, setting a record high. He also noted that the ...

  • Gaming Console Ban Lifted in Shanghai FTZ

    One of the latest developments for the new Shanghai free trade zone is the lifting of a ban on foreign-made arcade and home entertainment gaming consoles imposed in 2000. For an unspecified ...

  • ASEAN-China Trade and Investment Ties Strengthen

    Analysts note that China is entering a new chapter in its economic development in which it will no longer have the need to rely on its export capabilities for its growth and prosperity, but ...

  • China to Lift IPO Moratorium

    Investors responded positively to the news that the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) will be ending the moratorium on initial purchase offerings (IPO) and amending rules for ...