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!