China’s top memory chip maker can’t wean itself off US for now

//China’s top memory chip maker can’t wean itself off US for now

China’s top memory chip maker can’t wean itself off US for now

China’s top flash memory chip maker sees no easy way to replace US chip manufacturing equipment, underscoring how a further crackdown on the supply of American technology will devastate the local semiconductor industry.Yangtze Memory Technologies Co currently gets more than 80 per cent of its equipment from the US and Japan, according to Zheng Jiuli, vice-president in charge of supply chain management. While some Chinese suppliers have made breakthroughs in areas including etching, cleaning and…

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