China Commission Schedules Meetings to Prepare Annual Report
The U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission will hold a series of open meetings in the next few months to prepare its 2016 annual report to Congress on the national security implications and impact of the bilateral trade and economic relationship between the United States and China. The meetings will take in Washington, D.C. on July 13-14, Aug. 10-11, Sept. 14-15 and Oct. 5-6. Public seating for these meetings is limited and will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.
The commissioners will consider draft report sections addressing the following topics:
- U.S.-China economic and trade relations, including state-owned enterprises, overcapacity, China’s market economy status, and the 13th Five-Year Plan
- security and foreign policy issues involving China, including China’s expeditionary and force projection capabilities, intelligence services and espionage threats
- China and the world, including China and South Asia, Taiwan, Hong Kong and North Korea
- China and the U.S. rebalance to Asia