2020-10-05 - TrendForce

China’s Chip Sector Faces Possible Impact as SMIC Assesses Export Restrictions Placed by U.S.

SMIC made formal announcements assessing the Commerce Department’s notification to SMIC's suppliers that they will be restricted from shipping certain…

2020-09-30 - Alan Patterson

U.S. Restricts Tech Exports to China’s SMIC

The U.S. is reported to have restricted exports to SMIC, citing the possibility the technology could support China's military...

2020-09-23 - George Leopold

U.S. Fab Emphasis Questioned as Chip Industry Lobbying

Skeptics question the wisdom of subsidizing new U.S. fabs at the expense of next-generation chip technologies...

2020-09-21 - TrendForce

China’s Smartphone Market Reshuffles as Latest Sanctions Against Huawei Take Effect

China’s smartphone market prepares for reshuffling as latest sanctions against Huawei take effect on September 15, says TrendForce

2020-09-15 - George Leopold

AI Race: There’s Some Things Money Can’t Buy

AI competition is looking like a new cold war. China leads in R&D investment and published papers, but U.S. still…

2020-09-09 - Alan Patterson

U.S. May Blacklist China’s Chipmaker SMIC

The Trump Administration appears ready to expand its blacklist of Chinese companies and SMIC is reportedly one of the targets.

2020-09-07 - IC Insights

2H20 Growth Expectations Vary Among Leading IC Suppliers

TSMC continues to reap the benefits of strong demand for 7nm and 5nm devices...

2020-08-28 - Brian Santo

Industry Executives Weigh In on How Trade War Impacts 5G

Cisco, Qualcomm, and Inseego tried to explain how trade policy is affecting 5G technology. It didn't go so well⋯

2020-08-24 - Alan Patterson

U.S.-China Decoupling in Electronics Supply Chains

Foxconn, the world’s largest contract manufacturer, says it plans to move more of its production outside China under the impact…

2020-08-21 - TrendForce

Analysis: Impacts of Expanded U.S. Sanctions Against Huawei on Five Major Tech Industries

TrendForce provides the analyses on the impacts that the expanded sanctions against Huawei have on five tech industries, including semiconductors,…