September 27, 2023

MINNEAPOLIS (Sept. 27, 2016) — U.S. – China Business Connections (UCBC) will hold its next monthly breakfast networking event from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2016 at International Market Square, Studio 185, 2nd Floor, 275 Market St. Minneapolis.

The guest presenter will be Paul Swenson, owner of The China Hand Consulting Co., Ltd, a trade development and investment attraction service based in Shanghai. He will speak on the topic of “China cross-border e-commerce: Leverage the Internet to sell your products in China.”

The presentation will provide information on current e-commerce models and introduce several e-commerce providers, according to UCBS. In China alone, the business to consumer (B2C) e-commerce market has grown to over 600 billion dollars of which 71 percent of transactions occur on mobile devices.

Networking and breakfast starts at 7:30 a.m., followed by the presentation at 8 a.m. The meeting adjourns at 9 a.m. with more networking for anyone interested in learning more.

Parking is free. The breakfast is $20 for non-members. Students and members receive free admission. Register online at or email: [email protected] or call Jim Smith: 612-865-6543.