The American Chamber of Commerce in South China
The American Chamber of Commerce in South China




Membership Types

Corporate Member


(two designated representatives) - $990 / RMB 6,5001
(three designated representatives) - $1,100 / RMB 7,2001
(four designated representatives) - $1,170 / RMB 7,7001
(five designated representatives) - $1,250 / RMB 8,2001



For legally-established entities in China. Designated representatives of corporate members receive all AmCham South China benefits and services, including participation in the AmCham South China Business Visa Referral Program2. The designated representative of each U.S. corporation holds voting rights and is eligible to run for position on the AmCham South China Board of Governors. Each U.S. corporation is entitled to one vote. Designated representatives of non-U.S. companies do not hold voting rights and are not eligible for elected service on the Board of Governors.



Non-resident Corporate Member


(three designated representatives) - $750 / RMB 4,9001



For companies without legally-established representation in China. Designated representatives of non-resident corporate members receive all AmCham South China benefits and services except participation in the Business Visa Referral Program2. Designated representatives of non-resident corporate members do not hold voting rights and are not eligible for elected service on the Board of Governors.



Friends of the Chamber


(pricing as per corporate membership)



For Chinese companies and organizations that are not otherwise eligible for participation in AmCham South China activities and projects. This is a category of participation, not of membership. This category now incorporates former 'Allied Associations,' delineated as industrial or trade associations legally established in China and undertaking activities consistent with the objectives of AmCham South China.



Individual Member


$690 / RMB4,5001



For individual U.S. citizens interested in the trade relationship between the United States and China. Individual members receive all AmCham South China benefits and services except entry into the Business Visa Referral Program2, hold voting rights, and are eligible for elected service on the Board of Governors.



Individual Associate


$690 / RMB4,5001



For non-U.S. citizens interested otherwise qualified for individual membership. Individual associates can not participate in the Business Visa Referral Program2, do not hold voting rights and are not eligible for elected service on the Board of Governors.



1 Including a one-time joining fee of $165/RMB1,100 to cover administrative and processing fees. Membership becomes effective upon receipt of membership dues, and is valid for 12 calendar months from that day. Membership fees are not refundable.

2 Participation in the Business Visa Referral Program is available to corporate members who have been in good standing for more than one year, and is subject to application review by AmCham and the U.S. Consulate.

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