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  • Are you looking for a place to expand your business reach to China?

  • Where you can find professional, well-seasoned China veterans versed in the Asian culture you can learn from?

  • Do you want to network to find and connect with other aspiring businesses with interests in China?

  • Where you can learn the most current information and best practices for doing business in China?

  • Testimonials

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    Kenny Eckhart, Director of Client Onboarding
    "Graphic Measures International (GMI) has been a member of UCBC for a few years. As a global leader in packaging quality management, and with operations in Shenzhen, China, it is important for GMI to stay connected with others doing business in the region. The UCBC group has been a valuable resource in helping us identify professionals who face similar challenges in the market, and they provide a first-class educational forum for local businesses."
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    2014 Winner:
    • President's Award for Excellence in Exporting
    • Minnesota Governor's International Trade Award
    Michel Locquegnies Director, International Sales & Business Development Horton Worldwide
    "Horton is a member of UCBC and attends events in order to stay informed of the constantly changing business environment in China. We also like the interaction with our companies that are doing or trying to do business in China. It helps us understand real life issues and opportunities that other people come across. It is also a forum for finding companies and people that may help us expand our business in China."
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    Brant Schultz, Director of Finance Control Products, Inc.
    "(We) have been attending UCBC events for more than a decade and have found them to be a very valuable way to keep abreast of the evolving business climate in China and how American businesses are dealing with those changes. The UCBC has also been a valuable source of contacts that have enhanced our business skills and provided access to talented and skilled individuals who have helped our business grow and become more successful.”



Free Admission: Membership includes Monthly Breakfast Meeings for one year  Prominent, Expert Speakers: Interact with speakers who focus on actionable information  International Delegations: Ample opportunities to meet with business delegations from China Promote your Business: Display literature and other promotional items at meetings 
Discounted Fees: Receive discounts to special seminars and events Diverse Membership: Our members represent virutally every industry and service involved in international business Diverse Membership: Our members represent virutally every industry and service involved in international business Other Benefits: Reduced admission for other UCBC events and activities and frequent special admission to affiliated organization events

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UCBCMeeting2smUS China Business Connections (UCBC) is a nationally recognized organization that hosts monthly expert presentations, seminars, and special events and fosters an open forum for corporations and entrepreneurs who are directly involved in growing business with China.

For a number of years, UCBC has been quoted as the friendly "go-to" business association in the Midwest for networking with other associations related to China. New members continue to be impressed by the variety and number of contacts they come across in each meeting. From the Minnesota Trade Office, US Commercial Service office and the University of Minnesota's China Center to the SMEs and large multi-national corporations, major law and tax firms who are all familiar with the Chinese business environment, our member list continues to grow rapidly every year.

UCBC carefully engages speakers from local, national and China based experts who provide the latest trends and the most current insight on today's China. This delivers the programming members want to hear and has proven to be successful with ever-growing attendance for the monthly meetings.

As a member or a corporate sponsor, you can expect an unmatched regional platform that will help you achieve your personal and business goals for the China market.


Please review the 2017 membership information and pricing.

Corporate Membership  Individual Membership  Monthly Meeting Rates 


Includes 4 free admissions for company employees or their guests to UCBC Monthly Breakfast Meetings for one year and much more.


Includes free admission for one to UCBC Monthly Breakfast Meetings for one year and much more.

Members   $0
Non-Members  $20


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