Advocacy Actions

2020-03-16 > All chapters

Comments to Shanghai DRC on Catalogue of Encouraged Foreign Investment Industries (2019)

The European Chamber Shanghai Chapter responded to the internal consultations on Catalogue of Encouraged Foreign Investment Industries (2019) for Development Research Center of the Shanghai Municipal People's Government.

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2020-03-13 > All chapters

European Chamber’s Conference Call with Vice Minister of Commerce Wang Shouwen Joined by Multiple Departments on COVID-19 Impacts to FIEs

On the afternoon of 13th March, Vice Minister (VM) Wang Shouwen, Ministry of Commerce, People’s Republic of China (PRC), and Deputy China International Trade Representative, hosted a more than 2 hours cross-departmental conference call with the European Chamber's Advisory Council members and Desks representatives, responding to the work and production resumption issues faced by foreign-invested companies impacted by the COVID-19 epidemic outbreak.

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2020-03-12 > All chapters

Comments to the Chinese Mission to the EU on Wildlife Protection Law revision

Comments to the Chinese Mission to the EU on Wildlife Protection Law revision

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2020-03-12 > All chapters

Comments to MOFCOM on Measures for the Administration of E-commerce Information Publicity (Draft for Comments)

The European Chamber very much welcomes the MOFCOM's decision to collect opinions on the "Measures for the Administration of E-commerce Information Publicity (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 Legal and Compliance Working Group, has collated all member inputs and submitted suggestions to the MOFCOM for their consideration.

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2020-03-11 > All chapters

Phone call with Damien Plan, Counsellor for Agriculture of EU Delegation to China

Phone call with Damien Plan, Counsellor for Agriculture of EU Delegation to China

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2020-02-28 > All chapters

Vice Minister of Commerce Wang Shouwen Expresses Appreciation for Chamber and Member Companies’ Contributions During COVID-19 Outbreak

On the afternoon of 28th February, Mr Wang Shouwen, vice minister (VM) of Commerce of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) and deputy China International Trade Representative, held a conference call with Jörg Wuttke, president of the European Union Chamber of Commerce in China, during which VM Wang expressed his great appreciation for the European Chamber and its member companies’ great work and contributions made during the COVID-19 outbreak period.

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2020-02-28 > All chapters

HE Ambassador Zhang Ming, Mission of PRC to the EU, Hosts Webinar with European Chamber on COVID-19’s Impact on European Business in China

At 4pm on 28th February (Beijing time), a webinar, jointly organised by the Mission of People’s Republic of China (PRC) to the European Union and the European Chamber, took place – an unprecedented event in the history of relations between the two sides. HE Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Zhang Ming and Minister Xia Xiang, Economic and Business Department, hosted the webinar and listened to the challenges currently being faced by European business during the COVID-19 outbreak period.

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2020-02-28 > All chapters

Comments to the NHC on National Food Safety Standard Good Manufacturing Practice for Milk Products (Draft for Comment)

The European Chamber very much welcomes the National Health Commission (NHC)'s decision to collect opinions on the Good Manufacturing Practices for Milk Products (Draft for Comments). Upon careful study of the draft, the European Chamber Agriculture, Food and Beverage Working Group, Paediatric Nutrition Desk, Food for Special Medical Purposes Advisory Committee, and Cheese Desk has collated all member inputs and submitted them to the NHC for their consideration.

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2020-02-26 > All chapters

Webinar with Ms. Zhang Hanrong, Head of Business Certification Center, China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT) on the Certificate Regarding Force Majeure Facts Due to the Outbreak of COVID-19

On 26th February, the European Chamber had a webinar with Ms. Zhang Hanrong, Head of Business Certification Center, China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT) and Mr. Ian Lewis, Partner of Mayer Brown to explain "force majeure" from the perspective of People's Republic of China (PRC) General Rules on the Civil Law and Contract Law. And the Certificate Regarding Force Majeure Facts due to the outbreak of COVID-19.

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2020-02-18 > All chapters

Summary of Challenges for European Business due to the Outbreak of the COVID-19

Upon request of the China Committee of Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT), the European Chamber has reached out to working group members to collect feedback on the impact on business due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). More than 100 companies from different sectors provided feedback.

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