WTO

US’ Denial of China's Market Economy Exalts Local Law Over International Law, MOFCOM Retorts

US’ Denial of China's Market Economy Exalts Local Law Over International Law, MOFCOM Retorts

The US government submitted a statement of opposition to the World Trade Organization (WTO) on China's market economy status.

Dec 7, 2017
Xu Wei
China Appeals to WTO for Dispute Settlement on US’s Denial of Country’s Market Economy Status

China Appeals to WTO for Dispute Settlement on US’s Denial of Country’s Market Economy Status

China has appealed to the World Trade Organization (WTO) for dispute settlement in response to the US’ denial of China's market…

Dec 4, 2017
Xu Wei
US Formally Voices Opposition to China’s Market Economy Status

US Formally Voices Opposition to China’s Market Economy Status

The Trump Administration has formally voiced its opposition to China’s efforts to gain recognition as a market economy under global…

Dec 1, 2017
Xu Wei
China Protests After US Concludes It Is a Non-Market Economy

China Protests After US Concludes It Is a Non-Market Economy

The US Department of Commerce released a 205-page memo on Oct. 30, outlining that it will continue to treat China…

Nov 1, 2017
Feng Difan
MOFCOM Unhappy With US Delay in Anti-Dumping Ruling Due to Non-Market Economy Status

MOFCOM Unhappy With US Delay in Anti-Dumping Ruling Due to Non-Market Economy Status

The so-called non-market economy is a concept that cannot be found in any of the World Trade Organization’s multilateral trade…

Oct 12, 2017
Xu Wei
China’s Commerce Ministry Bemoans EU’s Market Distortion Trade Rule

China’s Commerce Ministry Bemoans EU’s Market Distortion Trade Rule

The European Union has abolished the ‘non-market economy list’ and introduced the notion of ‘serious market distortions,’ Gao Feng, spokesman…

Oct 12, 2017
Xu Wei
China Hopes US’ Restrictive Measures Against Photovoltaic Products Are Prudent, Commerce Ministry Says

China Hopes US’ Restrictive Measures Against Photovoltaic Products Are Prudent, Commerce Ministry Says

The free flow of photovoltaic products is conducive to reducing greenhouse gas emissions and ameliorating the global climate, so to…

Sep 25, 2017
Xu Wei
China Warns India Not to Abuse Trade Remedies

China Warns India Not to Abuse Trade Remedies

China is highly concerned about India’s frequent filing of complaints about its largest neighbor and urges it to exercise caution…

Aug 24, 2017
Tang Shihua
China Cries Foul on Filthy Foreign Waste Imports

China Cries Foul on Filthy Foreign Waste Imports

China will bar the import of 24 types of overseas waste in four categories by September to improve and protect the domestic environment and public health.

Jul 21, 2017
Tang Shihua
Number, Value of Trade Remedy Investigations Against China Remain High in First Half of 2017

Number, Value of Trade Remedy Investigations Against China Remain High in First Half of 2017

The total number and value of trade remedy investigations against Chinese products declined sharply in the first half of 2017,…

Jul 6, 2017
Xu Wei
China Ends US Beef Ban, but Trump Wants More

China Ends US Beef Ban, but Trump Wants More

Although American beef has returned to China after it ended a nearly 14-year ban on their import, US President Donald Trump does not seem satisfied.

Jul 6, 2017
Guo Liqin
Foreign Enterprises Must Work Harder in Chinese Market, Says WTO Negotiator

Foreign Enterprises Must Work Harder in Chinese Market, Says WTO Negotiator

China still welcomes foreign investment and desires better growth for foreign enterprises in the country, said Long Yongtu, China’s Chief WTO Negotiator.

Jun 9, 2017
Shao Haipeng