The Executive Director of the Washington State China Relations Council (WSCRC), Nor Coquillard, along with WSCRC members Spencer Cohen of High Peak Strategy and David Zhou of IM2China spoke at a webinar sponsored by the Economic Alliance of Snohomish County (EASC) on April 13th. The talk was part of EASC’s weekly “Coffee Chat” series. Other recent “Coffee Chat” speakers have included Rick Steves of travel fame and Anne Marie Cauce, the President of the University of Washington.
Nor kicked off the even with an outline of the history of the WSCRC and then shared some high-level observations about the current state of the U.S.-China Relationship. He also highlighted some potential opportunities for businesses in the China market. Spencer shared his analysis of the trading relationship between the U.S. and China and then narrowed down his comments to describe the products and volumes that Washington exports to China. David explained how companies must establish themselves if they want to be successful in the China market and shared some advice on how this could be done.
The program’s recording can be viewed here: https://youtu.be/R_dIOK8eCwA