Google moving some hardware production out of China to avoid US tariffs and increasingly hostile government in Beijing

//Google moving some hardware production out of China to avoid US tariffs and increasingly hostile government in Beijing

Google moving some hardware production out of China to avoid US tariffs and increasingly hostile government in Beijing

Alphabet’s Google is moving some production of Nest thermostats and server hardware out of China, avoiding punitive US tariffs and an increasingly hostile government in Beijing, according to people familiar with the matter.Google has already shifted much of its production of US-bound motherboards to Taiwan, averting a 25 per cent tariff, said the people, asking not to be identified discussing internal matters. While US officials have pinpointed Chinese-made motherboards as a security risk,…

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