The announcement that DJI has been added to a Pentagon blacklist follows a series of US government restrictions on transactions with Chinese companies based on concerns the business ties could support PLA growth and modernisation. Photo: Shutterstock Images
The announcement that DJI has been added to a Pentagon blacklist follows a series of US government restrictions on transactions with Chinese companies based on concerns the business ties could support PLA growth and modernisation. Photo: Shutterstock Images

US defence department adds drone maker DJI and BGI Genomics to blacklist it links to Chinese military

  • Second tranche of Chinese firms, including China State Construction Group, added to list, that aims to highlight ‘military-civil fusion strategy’,
  • Listing clears the way for Commerce Department to restrict US business transactions with the companies

The announcement that DJI has been added to a Pentagon blacklist follows a series of US government restrictions on transactions with Chinese companies based on concerns the business ties could support PLA growth and modernisation. Photo: Shutterstock Images
The announcement that DJI has been added to a Pentagon blacklist follows a series of US government restrictions on transactions with Chinese companies based on concerns the business ties could support PLA growth and modernisation. Photo: Shutterstock Images
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