• TN-China Network Blog


    The Economic Impact of Chinese Trade Tensions for Memphis

    On September 10, 2018, TN-China Network and the Greater Memphis Chamber hosted a China Business Experts Roundtable to discuss the implications of US-China trade tensions. The wide ranging discussion was attended by over 45 participants, and was held at the Memphis Bioworks auditorium. Panelists covered the economic, political, investment, and security implications both leading up to this year’s mid-term […]

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    Hear From China Business Experts on the Status of US-China Trade and Investment, in Knoxville Oct 3

        China Business Experts Roundtable: Status of US-China Trade and Investment   Wednesday, October 3, 2018 8:00 – 10:00 am at the Knoxville Chamber of Commerce   With trade between Tennessee and China hitting $26.2 billion in 2017 and cumulative Chinese investment into Tennessee reaching $621 million in Q2 2018, Tennessee businesses are integrated […]

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    Trade and Economic Experts to Discuss Implications of US-China Trade Tensions in Memphis Sept 10

          Greater Memphis Chamber and TN-China Network invite you to   China Business Experts Roundtable: Implications of US-China Trade Tensions   Monday, September 10, 2018 3:30 – 6:00 pm CT Registration: 3:30 – 4:00 pm Roundtable: 4:00 – 5:30 pm Networking Reception: 5:30 – 6:00 pm   Memphis Bioworks Auditorium, 20 South Dudley […]

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    News Highlights from TNCN Social Media

    See below for some recent TN-China news articles posted on TNCN social media. To get faster updates, follow TNCN on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.   US launches another trade case against China  The Economic Times – Jun. 13, 2018 – “The latest complaint, lodged by US manufacturers in Ohio and Tennessee, argues that China is dumping and unfairly subsidising the steel […]

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    Register for the 2018 China International Import Expo (CIIE)

    On November 5-10, 2018, the Ministry of Commerce of the People’s Republic of China and the Shanghai Municipal People’s Government will be hosting the China International Import Expo (CIIE). The Chinese International Import Expo is a national initiative of Chinese President Xi Jinping, and will be held at the National Exhibition and Convention Center in […]

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    Monogram Refrigeration Plans to Expand and Create New Jobs in Selmer, TN

      In case you missed it, in August 14, 2017, Monogram Refrigeration, a subsidiary of GE Appliances and a Haier company, announced they plan to expand their manufacturing facility in Selmer, TN. The company plans to invest $9.3 million into the expansion, which will create 210 new jobs. The company will also introduce a new […]

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    Rhodium Publishes Reports on US-China Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) Trends

    On April 10, 2018, Rhodium Group and the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations published two reports on US-China foreign direct investment trends. The report entitled “Two-Way Street: 2018 Update US-China Direct Investment Trends” reviews the bilateral FDI trends between the US and China, and discusses the anticipated outcomes of these trends, while “New Neighbors 2018 […]

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    Two Knoxville Companies Win Preliminary InnoSTARS Pitch Competition in Atlanta

        On May 16, 2018, DigiTrax Entertainment and EDP Biotech of Knoxville, TN, and Xcellent Life of Lexington, TN, attended the Atlanta Preliminary of the InnoSTARS pitch competition. DigiTrax and EDP Biotech were selected to move on to the next phase of the InnoSTARS competition, which will include a China roadshow with opportunities to […]

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    Join the 2018 InnoSTARS Competition on May 16 in Atlanta

    Are you a startup company interested in the China market, Chinese investment, or finding Chinese partners? On May 16, 2018, 8:00 AM-5:00 PM ET, US China Innovation Alliance (UCIA) and China Science and Technology Exchange Center (CSTEC), supported by the Ministry of Science and Technology of the P.R. China (MOST), are hosting the 2018 InnoSTARS […]

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    China Experts Converge on Nashville April 4th for China Business Roundtable

      Please join TN-China Network and Lipscomb University College of Business for a China Business Experts Roundtable Wednesday, April 4, 2018 7:30 am – 9:30 am CT Lipscomb University’s Spark Downtown Nashville Campus 147 Fourth Avenue North Nashville, TN Does your company do business with China? Do you have questions about China intellectual property protection, sourcing from […]

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