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China's foreign direct investment grows but U.S. vacillates
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • China, USA
  • November 9 2010

How do you measure the staggering growth of China's outbound foreign direct investment (FDI) in recent years?


Man bites dog: Congress lobbies CFIUS on steel development joint venture
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • China, USA
  • August 4 2010

As widely reported, 50 members of the U.S. Congressional Steel Caucus sent a letter to Secretary of the Treasury Geithner on July 2 asking the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) to “thoroughly investigate” a Chinese investment in a Mississippi steel project on grounds that it would permit the Chinese government to exploit the American market through a U.S.-based business and possibly threaten national security


CGFIUS-reviewed transactions: natural gas
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • June 7 2011

The following summary is an industry segmented example of a CFIUS-reviewed transaction


CFIUS-reviewed transactions: general aviation equipment and industrial motors
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • June 3 2011

The following summaries are industry segmented examples of CFIUS-reviewed transactions


Anshan's foreign investment in Mississippi's Steel Development Corp. takes two more twists
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • August 23 2010

Our blogpost on August 4 detailed the controversy generated over the investment by China's Anshan Iron & Steel Group in exchange for a minority position in a $175 million rebar steel facility of Mississippi's Steel Development Corp


China more than triples its foreign direct investment into the U.S. for first half of year
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • China, USA
  • August 25 2010

People’s Daily Online reported today that China’s FDI into the U.S. hit $605 million during the first half of 2010, 3.6 times the same period of 2009


With notices filed, CAIGA aggregates the U.S. general aviation industry
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • China, USA
  • March 9 2011

On February 28, Cirrus Industries, Inc. of Duluth, Minnesota announced that Cirrus had agreed to be acquired by China Aviation Industry General Aircraft Company, Ltd. (CAIGA) of Zhuhai, China


What if Potash Corp. were 300 miles south of Saskatoon?
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • October 27 2010

The sale of a treasured national asset, especially in an unsolicited purchase, can evoke fierce and unlikely battles over FDI policy


Silence is golden: is CFIUS promoting FDI in shale gas deals?
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • June 11 2010

Foreign direct investment (FDI) in a formidable natural gas deposit located under the northeastern United States is occurring at a breath-taking - perhaps even breakneck - pace this year


Retroactive review by CFIUS
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • June 16 2011

The last few weeks have included summary posts of industry segmented examples of CFIUS-reviewed transactions