January 30, 2020
Chicago, IL, USA
Commercial Counselor, The Hon. Hu Yingzhi; Dr. Phil Levy, Chief Economist at Flexport
With the strong support of its members and the community, the U.S.-China Chamber of Commerce hosted its 23rd Annual Chinese New Year Celebration Dinner on January 30 as planned. The dinner was to welcome the arrival of the Year of the Golden Rat, to promote U.S.-China investment and trade, to express the Chamber’s support for the Chinese people to fight the war on coronavirus during such an unusual moment. The newly arrived Commercial Counselor, The Hon. Hu Yingzhi, gave a welcome remark, and Dr. Phil Levy, the first and Chief Economist at Flexport, commented on “International Trade and the World Economy in the Year of the Golden Rat.” Dr. Levy has served as Senior Economist for Trade for President George W. Bush’s Council of Economic Advisers. He has also taught at Yale, Columbia, and Northwestern.