US is pressing for tighter controls on exports of chip-making equipment to China. Photo: UPI/Bloomberg
US is pressing for tighter controls on exports of chip-making equipment to China. Photo: UPI/Bloomberg

Tech war: China’s semiconductor ambitions face reality check amid reports US is set to widen ban on exports of equipment to country

  • US semiconductor equipment suppliers Lam Research and KLA Corp confirmed that the US has been pushing for stricter export regulations
  • The new restrictions come at a time when Washington is pressing the Dutch to block ASML from exporting DUV machines to China

US is pressing for tighter controls on exports of chip-making equipment to China. Photo: UPI/Bloomberg
US is pressing for tighter controls on exports of chip-making equipment to China. Photo: UPI/Bloomberg
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