尊敬的会员朋友们： 在过去的一年中，美国当地及全球人民都遭遇了极大的困难与挑战。自疫情发生以来，我们不得不做出诸多调整与改变，这在一年前是难以想象的。然而大家面对危机时表现出了英勇无畏的责任与担当、坚韧不拔的意志与生命力，以及对美好前景的不懈追寻。 作为独立运营的非政府非盈利商会组织，美国中国总商会很荣幸通过丰富多样的项目、服务与资源，助力中美及社区间经贸合作稳定向前。总商会始终致力于通过服务广大会员群体，促进世界前两大经济体之间的商贸往来。去年，在美中资企业继续克服困难努力发展，为美国经济创造价值，直接和间接支持了美国数百万个就业岗位。 总商会基金会自2014年成立起便致力于通过细致地调研分析、灾害救助及社区影响力构筑、企业社会责任实践等渠道和项目，深化中美交流与合作。去年，为助力美国各地抗击新冠疫情，总商会与总商会基金会联合广大会员公司向全美抗疫一线工作者和相关公共及私人机构捐赠了超过350万件安全防护用品。 作为创业者、商业决策者和社区成员的重要代表，总商会不遗余力地支持美国经济发展及两国对话。随着经济从疫情影响中逐渐恢复，我们会继续开拓未来，砥砺前行。总商会非常荣幸见证并受益于两国的战略关系，也为此做出了自己的贡献。我们希望《年度报告》能够帮助读者回顾并梳理总商会过去一年在促进中美两国商业交流与合作、分享信息建立互信等方面所作的努力。我们工作离不开中美会员的大力支持，我们对此表示最诚挚的感谢。我谨代表美国中国总商会，祝您和家人、同事健康平安，2021年诸事顺意。
Mr. Ning Yuan began his career with CSCEC in 1988 and became president of China Construction America (CCA), CSCEC’s subsidiary in the Americas, in 2001. He has more than 20 years of experience in international business with significant expertise in construction and real estate. Leveraging his entrepreneurial acumen and relentless pursuit of excellence, Mr. Yuan successfully led CCA’s transformation from a small company of just 12 employees in 2000 to a highly competitive and well-recognized player in the US construction and real estate market. CCA is now the 42 nd -largest general contractor and the 10 th -largest bridge contractor in the United States and ranked the Top 25 Contractors in General Building. It is also the second-largest builder in South Florida and fourth-largest builder in New York City. Under Mr. Yuan’s leadership, CCA has completed more than 1,000 projects, many of which havegarnered prestigious awards, including the Tien-yow Jeme Civil Engineering Award, Lu Ban Award, Construction Achievement Project of the Year Award by the American Society of Civil Engineering, Project of the Year by New York State Society of Professional Engineers, Top 10 Bridges award by the Roads & Bridges Magazine, Award of Merit by ENR and the Lucy G.Moses Preservation Award. In 2014, Mr. Yuan led and completed CCA’s acquisition of Plaza Construction, which hasenhanced CCA’s building division and put the company in a stronger competitive position inthe United States. As a leader with vision, he successfully expanded CCA’s business into The Bahamas and Panama and aims to have CCA expand into other countries in the Americas. Mr. Yuan also initiated and succeeded in establishing CCA’s real estate and infrastructure investment and development platforms to serve the company’s business expansion in the Americas. With a portfolio of $1 billion, CCA has created thousands of jobs. In addition to being a successful businessman, Mr. Yuan is a keen educator. Committed to supporting initiatives that promote the delivery of quality education to youth, he travels to Harvard Business School, the Wharton School of University of Pennsylvania, Columbia University and other prestigious universities to mentor young, talented people with his inspirational experience. In 2011, Mr. Yuan assumed the office of chairman of China General Chamber of Commerce-U.S.A. During his tenure, he demonstrated his commitment to fostering business exchanges between China and the United States and having a greater impact on the economic and business cooperation between China and the United States, which contributed to his reelection in 2013. He continues to serve the chamber as vicechairman. Mr. Yuan holds a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from Zhejiang University in China and a master’s degree in civil engineering from Leibniz Universität Hannover in Germany. He received the Asian Entrepreneur Excellence Award from the Asian American Business Development Center and the China Business Leadership Award from the US–China Policy Foundation. In addition to Mandarin Chinese, he is fluent in English, German and Russian.
Mr. Chen Xu started his banking career at Bank of China Head Office in 1990. Since then, Mr. Xu had worked successively in various departments including Executive Office, Corporate Banking Department, and London Branch before he was promoted to the position of General Manager of Olympic Affairs Department in 2004. This Department was set up specially to supervise the Bank’s effort of offering the best banking services for the Olympics where Bank of China was the sole bank partner of the 2008 Beijing Games. In August 2008, Mr. Xu was reassigned as General Manager of Financial Institutions Department, a position he held until January 2015. In January 2015, Mr. Xu was transferred to the United States and assumed the position of President and Chief Executive Officer of Bank of China USA. He now supervises New York Branch, Queens Branch, Los Angeles Branch, and Chicago Branch. Mr. Xu holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Management Information System from Tsinghua University, China, and a Master’s Degree from the University of International Business and Economics, China, major in Business Management. Mr. Xu, born in China, is married. He has a teenage daughter.