• TN-China Network Blog

    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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    Tennessee Releases RFP for China FDI Representative

    On August 10, 2016, the State of Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development (ECD) posted on their website a Request for Proposals (RFP) for a Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) Representative in China. The 48-page document outlines the state’s intent and requirements: “to engage a full-time consultant (individual or firm) who will represent ECD and […]

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    China as a Source of Tennessee Jobs

    China has long been blamed for stealing American manufacturing jobs. But in this globalized internet age, China can also help create American jobs – including jobs in Tennessee – through service exports and Chinese direct investment. The Wall Street Journal published an article in May detailing how the internet is connecting the growing Chinese middle […]

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