Granular data is not available, but according to the latest available figures from China Customs, the US imported US$38.9 billion of telecoms equipment in total in 2016, 19 per cent of China’s total telecoms exports. Photo: AFP Granular data is not available, but according to the latest available figures from China Customs, the US imported US$38.9 billion of telecoms equipment in total in 2016, 19 per cent of China’s total telecoms exports. Photo: AFP
Granular data is not available, but according to the latest available figures from China Customs, the US imported US$38.9 billion of telecoms equipment in total in 2016, 19 per cent of China’s total telecoms exports. Photo: AFP

Donald Trump’s ban on Chinese telecoms equipment would have ‘limited impact’ on China’s economy

  • US president set to sign an executive order banning companies in the US wireless sector from buying Chinese telecoms equipment
  • In August, the American president banned US government agencies from buying equipment made by Chinese telecoms and technology giant Huawei

Topic |   China economy
Granular data is not available, but according to the latest available figures from China Customs, the US imported US$38.9 billion of telecoms equipment in total in 2016, 19 per cent of China’s total telecoms exports. Photo: AFP Granular data is not available, but according to the latest available figures from China Customs, the US imported US$38.9 billion of telecoms equipment in total in 2016, 19 per cent of China’s total telecoms exports. Photo: AFP
Granular data is not available, but according to the latest available figures from China Customs, the US imported US$38.9 billion of telecoms equipment in total in 2016, 19 per cent of China’s total telecoms exports. Photo: AFP
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