A China tornou-se perigosa para as multinacionais instaladas no seu território.
Atraídas por salários baratos e na ilusão de que a China ia “inevitavelmente” democratizar-se, essas empresas instalaram aí segmentos estratégicos das suas ‘supply chain’ que, agora, o governo chinês não hesita em ameaçar. A Apple e a Qualcomm que o digam…
Apple and Qualcomm are in China’s crosshairs as trade tensions soar
China is prepared to take “forceful countermeasures” against Apple and Qualcomm following US trade restrictions against Huawei – escalating US-China trade tensions.
The proposed countermeasures include launching “endless investigations” against the US firms, placing the companies on a list of “unreliable entities,” and subjecting them to legal scrutiny under China’s anti-monopoly law.
And if smartphone supply chains continue to divide in response to the escalation of US-China trade tensions, then access to consumer markets could become increasingly dependent on the manufacturing alignment of that country……
Exclusivo Tornado / IntelNomics