US President Joe Biden holds a semiconductor during his remarks before signing an executive order on the economy in the State Dining Room of the White House on February 24 in Washington. Photo: AFP US President Joe Biden holds a semiconductor during his remarks before signing an executive order on the economy in the State Dining Room of the White House on February 24 in Washington. Photo: AFP
US President Joe Biden holds a semiconductor during his remarks before signing an executive order on the economy in the State Dining Room of the White House on February 24 in Washington. Photo: AFP

White House presses car and chip makers to cooperate and share information to solve semiconductor shortage

  • The White House is pressing carmakers and chip firms to be more aggressive in solving a semiconductor shortage that has upended the auto industry
  • Firms worry about revealing sensitive pricing details, but the commerce secretary said the government would mandate information sharing if necessary

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US President Joe Biden holds a semiconductor during his remarks before signing an executive order on the economy in the State Dining Room of the White House on February 24 in Washington. Photo: AFP US President Joe Biden holds a semiconductor during his remarks before signing an executive order on the economy in the State Dining Room of the White House on February 24 in Washington. Photo: AFP
US President Joe Biden holds a semiconductor during his remarks before signing an executive order on the economy in the State Dining Room of the White House on February 24 in Washington. Photo: AFP
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