A SMIC company logo is seen at a factory in Shanghai. Photo: EPA A SMIC company logo is seen at a factory in Shanghai. Photo: EPA
A SMIC company logo is seen at a factory in Shanghai. Photo: EPA

US tightens exports to China’s biggest chip maker SMIC, citing risk of military use

  • US companies may now need to get licences to ship certain goods to SMIC for its purported links to the Chinese military
  • The company said it had not received any official notice of the restrictions and has denied having any military ties

Topic |   US-China trade war
A SMIC company logo is seen at a factory in Shanghai. Photo: EPA A SMIC company logo is seen at a factory in Shanghai. Photo: EPA
A SMIC company logo is seen at a factory in Shanghai. Photo: EPA
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