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SMIC sanctions will hurt non-tech US firms, too

The Trump administration is considering whether or not to add Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corp (SMIC) to the Commerce Department’s “Entity List” – the same mechanism used to restrict the export of American technology to Huawei.  SMIC is the largest Chinese semiconductor foundry. This would cause SMIC a great deal of inconvenience and further undercut American semiconductor production equipment […]