• TN-China Network Blog


    “Great Networking Opportunity & Informative Discussions” at Inaugural TNCN Annual Meeting

    On March 28, 2019, nearly 80 people joined TN-China Network (TNCN) in Nashville for our inaugural annual meeting Commemorating 40 Years of US-China Relations. The lively and interactive event began with an update from TNCN Executive Director Elizabeth Rowland on the progress TNCN has made since our founding in 2014. In 2018 alone, over 530 […]

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    China Experts to Lead Networking Discussions at TNCN Annual Meeting March 28

      Hearing from high-profile executives and getting updated on the latest in the US-China and TN-China business relationships will be at the top of the agenda for the inaugural TN-China Network (TNCN) annual meeting in Nashville on March 28, 2019, Commemorating 40 Years of US-China Relations. After the executive business panel, however, attendees will be […]

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    TNCN Commemorates 40th Anniversary of US-China Relations on March 28

    Join TN-China Network for our inaugural annual meeting Commemorating 40 Years of US-China Relations and Exploring the Past and Future of Tennessee-China Business Ties with an executive business panel featuring Mike Day Vice President of  Supply Chain at Radio Systems Corporation   Charles Huang Chief Financial Officer of Wonder Porcelain Group   Ken Strait Vice […]

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    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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    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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    Join TNCN and Nashville IBC for Discussion on Business Implications of China’s Party Congress

               China’s 19th Party Congress: Outcomes and Implications for Business Tuesday, November 28, 2017 8:30 – 10 a.m. CT Baker Donelson 211 Commerce Street – Event Center, 1st floor, Nashville, TN 37201   The 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China ended on October 25th, resulting in President Xi formally […]

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    Vanderbilt MBA Student Teams Offering China Business Analysis to Companies

    Does your company have a research need related to your business – or potential business – with China? For example, are you thinking of entering the China market and want to know about the market for your product?  Do you need to assess how strong the local China competitors are in your industry?  Do you […]

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    China News Highlights

    Read below for a few recent Tennessee and China news highlights:   La Vergne Company to Move 350 Jobs From China as Part of Walmart Initiative Fox 17 News Nashville – Feb. 28, 2017 – “A La Vergne company is moving 350 jobs from China to Middle Tennessee as part of a Walmart initiative that […]

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    China News Highlights from TNCN Social Media

    Below are links and highlights from recent articles on China trade and business. To get faster news updates, follow TNCN on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.   Free Trade Helps Tennessee Manufacturers Knoxville News Sentinel (KNS) – Jan. 25, 2017 – “According to the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration, Tennessee business exported $18.4 billion […]

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