The ABC Group Blog Archive

Jan,15,19

Supply Chain Shifts from China to Vietnam

By Kyssha Mah Supply chain shifts to Vietnam are […]


Jan,15,19

China’s Crackdown on Daigou, New Cross-Border e-Commerce Policies

By Frank Ka-Ho Wong China’s crackdown on daigou is part of […]


Jan,08,19

Vietnam’s Economy Grows the Fastest Since 2011

By Koushan Das Driven by the growth in exports, domestic demand, […]


Jan,08,19

New Tariff, Export Duty Cuts in China for 2019 – Wide Variety of Products Affected

By Alexander Chipman Koty China announced a wide variety […]


Jan,02,19

What is Made in China 2025 and Why Has it Made the World So Nervous?

By Melissa Cyrill Made in China 2025 seeks to […]


Jan,02,19

How to Find a Good Distribution Partner in Vietnam

By Koushan Das Companies distributing goods in Vietnam will […]


Dec,27,18

How China is Fighting the Trade War

By Koushan Das As the calendar turns to 2019, […]


Dec,27,18

Hiring Mid-Level Managers in Vietnam

By Koushan Das Investors in Vietnam are often surprised […]


Dec,18,18

Vietnam: Wood Products Exports to Reach Record High in 2018

By Koushan Das Vietnam’s wood and wood products exports […]


Dec,18,18

China’s 2019 Holiday Schedule

China’s General Office of the State Council released the […]


Dec,11,18

US, China Reach Trade Truce, Announce 90-day Ceasefire at G20 Summit

By Alexander Chipman Koty US President Donald Trump and […]


Dec,04,18

Minimum Wages in China 2018-19

By Alexander Chipman Koty Qian Zhou Minimum wages in […]


Nov,21,18

An Introduction to Vietnam’s Import and Export Industries

By Kyssha Mah With its rising costs, China is […]


Nov,20,18

China International Import Expo 2018: Did it Live Up to the Hype?

By Dorcas Wong On November 10, 2018, the first […]


Nov,14,18

US-Vietnam Bilateral Trade Talks – What’s on the Agenda?

By Kyssha Mah Since pulling out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership […]


Nov,13,18

A China Slowdown? More like an Asian Manufacturing Boom

By Chris Devonshire-Ellis Various media, including Bloomberg, Financial Times, and New York Times, […]


Nov,13,18

Myanmar Plans Economic Zones on Chinese Border

By Piet Flintrop Myanmar’s commerce ministry recently issued a […]


Oct,31,18

China Export Tax Rebates to Increase November 1

By Alexander Chipman Koty Beginning November 1, China will […]


Oct,26,18

USMCA Trade Pact: What it Means for China, Key Stakeholders

By Melissa Cyrill After more than a year of […]


Oct,16,18

Vietnam’s Q1-Q3 Growth, the Fastest Since 2011

By Koushan Das During the first three quarters of […]


Oct,09,18

Vietnam and Canada: CPTPP to Inspire More Trade

By Kyssha Mah Vietnam is Canada’s largest trade partner […]


Sep,25,18

Export Tax Rebates in China Increase for 397 Products

By Alexander Chipman Koty Exporters in China can now […]


Sep,20,18

China’s Fitness Industry: New Lifestyle Trends Boost Investment Prospects

By Chelsea Holman Chinese urbanites are trading in their […]


Sep,20,18

The US-China Trade War: A Timeline

By Dorcas Wong and Alexander Chipman Koty In early […]


Sep,11,18

China Tax Cuts Worth RMB 45 Billion to Support Economy Amid Slowdown

By Alexander Chipman Koty On August 30, China’s State […]


Aug,22,18

Vietnam to Hike Minimum Wages by 5 Percent in 2019

By Koushan Das Vietnam’s National Wage Council has proposed […]


Aug,16,18

Vietnam Climbs 25 Places on Logistics Index

By Koushan Das Vietnam jumped 25 spots in the […]


Aug,08,18

Vietnam: Registration of Technology Transfer Now Mandatory

By Koushan Das According to the new Law on […]


Aug,07,18

Surviving the Sino-US Trade Dispute: Recommended Strategies

By HKTDC Research With the US ramping up trade […]


Jul,24,18

Why Businesses Should Pay Attention to China’s Government Inspections

By Alexander Chipman Koty On July 6, China announced […]


Jul,17,18

US Businesses in China Optimistic Despite Trade War

By Alexander Chipman Koty US businesses operating in China […]


Jul,12,18

China Cuts Tariffs for Five Asian Countries

By Dorcas Wong   China has adopted conventional tariff […]


Jun,12,18

Want to do business in Taiwan

By Arthur Thomas Foxconn Technology Group’s decision to locate in […]


May,23,18

The Robotics Industry in China

By I-Ting Shelly Lin   China has been the […]


May,16,18

Thailand’s Automotive Industry: Offers and Incentives

By Alexander Chipman Koty Thailand offers great investment potential as […]


May,08,18

China Cuts Taxes for Small and Micro Enterprises

By Alexander Chipman Koty Last week on April 25, the […]


May,02,18

China’s New VAT Rates: Prepare for May 1 Transition

By Daisy Huang, Senior Manager, Corporate Accounting Services and Molly Lao, Senior Auditor […]


Apr,17,18

Xi Speaks at Boao Forum amid US Trade Tensions: China Stands for Open Markets, Lower Tariffs

By Dezan Shira & Associates Chinese President Xi Jinping […]


Apr,10,18

US-China Trade War: China Levies 25% Tariffs on $50 Billion in US Goods

By Dezan Shira & Associates China has hit the […]


Mar,20,18

China Announces Sweeping Overhaul of Government Institutions

By Dezan Shira & Associates China announced a sweeping […]


Mar,13,18

The 2018 Two Sessions Meetings: Economic Growth, Reform Targets Set for China

By Dezan Shira & Associates The Chinese government announced […]


Feb,28,18

Vietnam’s Industrial Zones Focusing on SMEs for Investment

By Dezan Shira & Associates Industrial zones (IZs) and […]


Feb,13,18

The Pearl River Delta Greater Bay Area Integration Plan

By Mark Preen, China Briefing, Dezan Shira & Associates […]


Feb,07,18

Hong Kong’s New Two-tiered Profits Tax

by China Briefing On December 29, 2017, the Inland […]


Jan,30,18

China-France Relations Gaining Momentum in 2018

by China Briefing French President Emmanuel Macron’s visit to […]


Jan,23,18

China’s GDP growth accelerates for first time since 2010

by China Briefing China’s GDP grew by 6.9 percent […]


May,16,16

Illusory Superiority and Your Above Average Team in China

“87% of MBA students at Stanford University in 2001 […]


May,04,16

Conducting a Supplier Capabilities Audit

Be more effective when auditing Chinese suppliers Nearly every company […]


Apr,06,16

3 things you should know about importing from China right now

By: Olivia Barrow The falling value of the Chinese currency […]


Mar,30,16

The golden rules of business relationships are universal

“Many companies that don’t have a lot of experience […]


Feb,12,16

Navigating 5 Common Exporting Challenges in China

  To learn more about these tips and other […]


Feb,08,16

Sr. Partner Joe Jurken Predicts Increased Imports from China with BizTimes

Wisconsin exports fall 4.2 percent in 2015 by: Arthur […]


Feb,01,16

Is exporting to China as daunting as it may appear?

Senior Partner Joe Jurken discusses how US exporters should […]


Jan,19,16

Sr. Partner Joe Jurken Discusses Exporting to China with BizTimes

U.S trade deficit was $42.4 billion in November by: […]


Jan,06,16

Improving Foreign Staff in China

Today most companies recognize the importance of having supply […]


Jan,04,16

Founder of The ABC Group, Joe Jurken, to present on exporting to China

Milwaukee-On Friday, January 15th Joe Jurken will present at […]


Dec,14,15

Using a 3-Tiered Supplier Vetting Process

Companies of all sizes from SME’s to MNC’s frequently […]


Dec,02,15

5 Strategies for Improving Supplier Performance

Recognizing that China remains a highly competitive and important […]


May,05,15

Doing Business in China on Your Terms

Benjamin Jurken Over the last decade, more and more […]


May,04,15

Avoiding Three-Card Monte at Chinese Suppliers

Benjamin Jurken It is tantalizingly simple…find the queen and […]