Are foreign companies leaving the Chinese market?

  In view of the trade conflict between China and the USA, which has been going on for more than a year now, the question arises as to the reaction of the companies affected by the duties. In one of his tweets several days ago, Trump called for American companies...

China’s investment climate

Global foreign investment fell last year by 13% to a total of 1.3 trillion dollars. According to UNCTAD’s latest World Investment Report, China’s outgoing investment fell by 18% from $158 billion in 2017 to $130 billion in 2018. This can be traced back to...

The role of the Port of Hamburg in trade with China

Despite the general weakness of the global economy, trade relations between Germany and China remain stable. In 2018, goods worth almost 200 billion euros were traded between the two countries, making Germany the most important trading partner for the People’s...

China, the WTO and the trade conflict

Since joining the WTO in 2001, China has progressively implemented most of the accession requirements agreed. The Chinese economy has benefited greatly from WTO membership, with average annual economic growth of 10.7% between 2002 and 2011. Although China was granted...

Our Call for Papers just started!

Now it’s getting exciting, because today we officially started our Call for Papers for our anthology! We look forward to receiving your inquiry, exciting contributions and interesting suggestions on the topics. Call for Papers for our anthology! We are looking...

Preparation of the annual meeting

The next step in our China Investment Project is the preparation of the annual conference of the WIRE Institute, which is held annually with various focus topics. This year, the Institute is focusing on China in line with our project. Six lectures will be held by...