Li Weaver
Li Weaver(Tennessee China Development Center, Chief Representative)
Tennessee brief
With the opening of the Tennessee China Development Center in Beijing in 2007, the State of Tennessee is making a significant commitment to building relationships with the Chinese people in the area of government, industries, culture, education and other areas of cooperation. The role of our center is to promote foreign direct investments, education and culture exchanges between Tennessee and China. Tennessee’s main industries include advanced manufacturing, logistics, healthcare, senior care, entertainment, education, agriculture and tourism.

As a state with one of the best living and business environments in the US, Tennessee has attracted over 200 of the Fortune 500 companies to set up headquarters or operating entities. The list includes GM, Nissan, Volkswagen, FedEx, Cummins Filtration, Cargill Co., Jack Daniel Whiskey, HCA, Life care, Brookdale, Regal Entertainment Group, Viacom, Gibson Guitar, etc. The Vanderbilt University, ranking top 14 in the States, the Great Smoky Mountain National Park and the Oak Ridge National Laboratory are also great examples of Tennessee’s excellent environment of education, nature and technology innovation.

Since its founding, the Tennessee China Development Center has cooperated and signed MOU with the Chinese Ministry of health, Ministry of Commerce, China Council for the Promotion of International Trade and other ministries, provinces, local government agencies and business associations. Great achievements have been made in the area of investment, education and culture exchanges between Tennessee and China. Over 70 Chinese enterprises have successfully established facilities in the state of Tennessee in recent years.

The Chief Representative of the Tennessee China Development Center is Ms. Li Weaver, an experienced business executive who has lived in both Tennessee and China and has extensive contacts among government and business leaders in both countries. The center’s staff is dedicated to helping to attract foreign direct investment and bring the people of Tennessee and China together. We welcome you to visit our office at your convenience to discuss potential partnership opportunities. We look forward to assisting you in any way we can!  


Antonio Yung | Lili Wang
Lili Wang(California Cpaital - Sacramento Trade & Education China Office, Director)
  • :+86 23 6852 9776
  • :3008 China Resources Building, No. 49, Xiejiawan Zheng Street, Jiulongpo District, Chongqing, China
California, Sacramento
California-Sacramento Brief
        The state of California is on the west coast of the United States. It is the 5th largest economy in the world; where many of the most profitable business is based. California is home to the headquarters of over fifty Fortune 500 companies. California is also the preferred destination for Chinese enterprises when investing in the United States. Since the year of 2000, over 500 Chinese enterprises have invested more than US$8 billion and created over 10,000 jobs in high-tech, real estate, film and entertainment industries as well as other sectors in California. Many of the Chinese investments are heading into California due to the large and highly educated talent pool, its diversity and openness, as well as a large number of R&D institutions.

        Capital city of California, Sacramento

        Sacramento is the Capital City of the State of California. It is the political, agricultural and health science center of California. Sacramento is also home of many California industries and trade organizations, world-class clean energy and technology R&D centers. The Capital region is part of Central Valley, where the world most fertile agricultural lands is located. Both Sacramento City and State of California government are strong advocates of foreign investment. The city is also ideal for companies interested in collaborating with world-renowned universities such as University of California, Davis and Berkeley. The region boasts excellent transportation routes for distribution, reliable and inexpensive energy supplies, highly skilled and stable labor force. Home of the NBA Sacramento Kings and the internationally renowned entertainment venue: The Golden 1 Center. With plenty of sunshine, blue sky, and clean air, Sacramento boasted one of the highest valued lifestyles with a reasonable cost of living. California starts here!

Charles You
Brian Connors (Michigan-China Innovation Center)
  • :+1 517-455-6344
  • :1001 Woodward Ave. Suite 950, Detroit, MI 48226
The Michigan-China Innovation Center (MCIC) works on behalf of the State of Michigan government to manage Michigan’s China business development and relationships. MCIC’s mission is to promote business ties between Michigan and China.

MCIC provides free services directly to Chinese companies considering business in Michigan. MCIC provides free information, local introductions, and, in coordination with State of Michigan government, incentives support for Chinese businesses that are considering investing in Michigan.
MCIC has helped numerous Chinese businesses establish successful operations in Michigan, working in many industries, such as automotive manufacturing, automotive R&D, sales & logistics, insurance, and finance.We look forward to supporting your business, and hope you’ll contact us!

Charles You
Charles You(Georgia Ports Authority, China Representative)
  • :+86.21.5508.3967
Georgia brief
The Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) is the administrative agency of the U.S. state of Georgia, that Develop, maintain and operate ocean and inland river ports within Georgia; foster international trade and new industry for state and local communities; promote Georgia's agricultural, industrial and natural resources; and maintain the natural quality of the environment.

Headquartered in Savannah, - the No.4 busiest container port in U.S., GPA hosts the vast majority water-borne trade of Georgia and South East of U.S.