• TN-China Network Blog


    Thank You to TN-China Network Members!

    Thank you to all of the TN-China Network (TNCN) members that have joined since we launched our new membership platform in the fall of 2016! The support of our members helps TNCN continue to provide quality educational events, networking opportunities, China business exchanges, online resources, consulting, training, and introductions across Tennessee. If you aren’t a […]

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    Upcoming International Trade and China Events – October

    Several events related to exporting, importing, international jobs, and China are coming up in the next few weeks. See below for descriptions of the events: East Tennessee Knoxville   China Business Intercultural Communication   Time: Wednesday, October 21, 2015, 2:00 – 5:00 pm Location: Knoxville Chamber, 17 Market Square, #201, Knoxville, TN 37902 Price: $25 […]

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    TNCN Discusses Chinese Investment in East TN in Knoxville News Sentinel Sunday

    TN-China Network’s Executive Director, Elizabeth Rowland, was interviewed by the Knoxville News Sentinel on Chinese investment in East Tennessee. The article was published Sunday. Below are excerpts: In East Tennessee, The TN China Network, which promotes business connections between the state and China, lists six projects resulting from Chinese investment. …. Tennessee offers a number […]

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    Upcoming Export/Import Trainings and China Events

    Several events related to exporting, importing, and China are coming up in the next few weeks. See below for descriptions of the events:   East Tennessee International Trade: Where Is Your Export Market? – Chattanooga, TN – September 3, 2015 Time: Thursday, September 3, 2015, 8:30am to 10:30am Location: INCubator Business Development Center, 100 Cherokee […]

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    Upcoming Export/Import Trainings and China Events

    Several events related to exporting, importing, and China are coming up in the next couple weeks. See below for descriptions of the events:   Export Boot Camp – Oak Ridge, TN – July 24, 2015 Time: Friday, July 24, 2015, 9:00am to 12:00pm Location: Oak Ridge Chamber of Commerce, 1400 Oak Ridge Turnpike, Oak Ridge, […]

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    Tennessee R&D and Tech Commercialization Programs Provide Opportunities for TN-China Collaboration

    As Tennessee has made progress toward developing its high-tech economy, China too is seeking to move up the economic value chain and develop its high-tech R&D capabilities. Though not yet tapped, significant potential exists for Chinese companies to collaborate with Tennessee companies and institutions on R&D and commercialization of new technology in both the US […]

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    More Upcoming Export/Import Training Events in May

    Several training events across Tennessee related to exporting and importing are coming up in May. See below for descriptions of the events.   Global Trade in Chattanooga – Chattanooga, TN – May 13, 2015 Event Organizer: Tennessee Small Business Development Center – Chattanooga and Regions Bank Time: Wednesday, May 13, 2015, 8:00 am to 10:30 […]

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    Startups Thrive in Tennessee, Providing Opportunities for Investors from China

    In a May 2014 ranking by NerdWallet.com of the best US cities to start a business, two out of the top 10 cities were located in Tennessee – the only state to have more than one city in the ranking. Nashville ranked fifth and Memphis came in 10th. The study ranked cities according to accessibility […]

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