US President Joe Biden holds up a silicon wafer as he participates virtually in the CEO Summit on Semiconductor and Supply Chain Resilience in the White House, April 12, 2021. Photo: AP US President Joe Biden holds up a silicon wafer as he participates virtually in the CEO Summit on Semiconductor and Supply Chain Resilience in the White House, April 12, 2021. Photo: AP
US President Joe Biden holds up a silicon wafer as he participates virtually in the CEO Summit on Semiconductor and Supply Chain Resilience in the White House, April 12, 2021. Photo: AP

US-China tech war: semiconductor supply chain risks a worry for both sides

  • US Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo said the country’s lack of semiconductor production was a ‘national security risk and an economic security risk’
  • China will encourage private and foreign entities to invest more in its semiconductor industry to strengthen the country’s supply chain, an MIIT official said

Topic |   US-China tech war
US President Joe Biden holds up a silicon wafer as he participates virtually in the CEO Summit on Semiconductor and Supply Chain Resilience in the White House, April 12, 2021. Photo: AP US President Joe Biden holds up a silicon wafer as he participates virtually in the CEO Summit on Semiconductor and Supply Chain Resilience in the White House, April 12, 2021. Photo: AP
US President Joe Biden holds up a silicon wafer as he participates virtually in the CEO Summit on Semiconductor and Supply Chain Resilience in the White House, April 12, 2021. Photo: AP
READ FULL ARTICLE