Advocacy Actions

2019-12-30 > Beijing, Shanghai

Comments to SAMR on the Notice of Opinions on the 2020 Food Safety Supervision Random Sampling Plan

The European Chamber very much welcomes the State Administration for Market Regulation (SAMR)'s decision to collect opinions on the "Notice of Opinions on the 2020 Food Safety Supervision Random Sampling Plan". Upon careful study of this notice, the European Chamber Agriculture, Food and Beverage Working Group, Paediatric Nutrition Working Group, Food for Special Medical Purposes Working Group, and Cheese Working Group have collated all member inputs and submitted them to the SAMR for their consideration.

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2019-12-25 > Beijing, Shanghai

Comments to GACC on Regulations on the Administration of Registration of Overseas Food Manufacturing Enterprises (Consultation Draft)

The European Chamber very much welcomes the General Administration of Customs, P.R.China (GACC)'s decision to collect opinions on the "Regulations on the Administration of Registration of Overseas Food Manufacturing Enterprises (Consultation Draft)". Upon careful study of the draft, the European Chamber Agriculture, Food and Beverage Working Group, Paediatric Nutrition Working Group, Food for Special Medical Purposes Working Group, and Cheese Working Group have collated all member inputs and submitted them to the GACC for their consideration. The European Union Delegation has also shown their concerns on this Draft, and adopted Chamber's comments in many ways.

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2019-12-23 > Beijing

Follow-up Advocacy Letter to the National Medical Products Administration on the Registration and Administration of Blood Screening IVD Products

On 23rd December, the medical devices sector submitted an advocacy letter to the National Medical Products Administration on the registration and administration of blood screening In Vitro Diagnosis products as the follow-up action of the advocacy letter sent on 19th September.

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2019-12-20 > Beijing, Shanghai

Comments to SAMR on Administrative Measures on Food Labelling (Draft for Comments)

The European Chamber very much welcomes the State Administration for Market Regulation (SAMR)'s decision to collect opinions on the " Administrative Measures on Food Labelling (Draft for Comments)". Upon careful study of the draft, the European Chamber Agriculture, Food and Beverage Working Group, Paediatric Nutrition Working Group, Food for Special Medical Purposes Working Group, and Cheese Working Group have collated all member inputs and submitted them to the SAMR for their consideration.

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2019-12-18 > South China

Meeting with H.E. Bili, the French Ambassador to China

On 3rd December, Francine Hadjisotiriou, general manager, European Chamber South China Chapter, presented the South China Position Paper 2019/2020 to H.E. Laurent Bili, French Ambassador to China, and attendees of the ‘R&D Club’. The presentation took place at an event organised by the French Consulate in Guangzhou and the French Chamber of Commerce (CCIFC).

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2019-12-17 > Beijing

Comments to the NDRC's Draft 'Ammendment of the Tender Law'

The Public Procurement Taskforce submitted comments to the National Development and Reform Commission's (NDRC's) draft 'Amendment to Tender Law of the PR China'.

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2019-12-13 > Beijing

Outlook on Green Hydrogen and its Application in Automotive

European Chamber of Commerce invited Mr. XU Jilin- Deputy Director General from National Energy Administration, Mr. Octavian STAMATE - Counsellor of Energy and Climate Action from EU Delegation, the experts of Hydrogen & Hydrogen vehicles, and the representatives from the member companies: Michelin (China), Siemens , BP, ENGIE, FCA, EDF, Air Liquide, Volkswagen, Audi, Volvo, Novozymes, Daimler, GIZ, TÜV SÜD, German-Inspired Events and Royal Netherlands Embassy to discuss and exchange the view of the status quo, barriers and outlook on hydrogen and hydrogen vehicles’ development in China.

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2019-12-13 > Shanghai

Meeting with Heilongjiang Department of Commerce Deputy Director General Jiang Baoguo

On 13th December, European Chamber Shanghai Chapter General Manager (GM) Ioana Kraft met with a delegation of Heilongjiang Government officials, led by the Heilongjiang Department of Commerce Deputy Director General (DDG) Jiang Baoguo.

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2019-12-13 > Beijing

Deputy Director General Xu Jilin from NEA Attends Working Group Meeting on Green Hydrogen and Its Applications in Automotives

On 13th December 2019, the European Chamber invited Xu Jilin, deputy director general (DDG), the National Energy Administration (NEA); Octavian Stamate, counsellor, Energy and Climate Action, the European Union Delegation to China; industry experts; and representatives from Chamber member companies to discuss and exchange views on the status quo, barriers and outlook for hydrogen and hydrogen vehicles’ development in China.

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2019-12-12 > Beijing, Shanghai

Comments to CNIPA on Guideline on Administrative Adjudication for Patent Infringement Disputes (Draft for Comments)

The European Chamber very much welcomes the National Intellectual Property Administration(NIPA)'s decision to collect opinions on the "Guideline on Administrative Adjudication for Patent Infringement Disputes (Draft for Comments)". Upon careful study of the draft and consultation with its members, the European Union Chamber of Commerce in China, led by its IPR Working Group, has collated all member inputs and submitted suggestions to the CNIPA for their consideration.

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