Japan-South Korea ‘trade war’: Moon warns Tokyo not to ‘force Seoul’s hand’ over curbs on hi-tech exports

//Japan-South Korea ‘trade war’: Moon warns Tokyo not to ‘force Seoul’s hand’ over curbs on hi-tech exports

Japan-South Korea ‘trade war’: Moon warns Tokyo not to ‘force Seoul’s hand’ over curbs on hi-tech exports

South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Monday warned Japan’s new export curbs on hi-tech materials threatened global supply networks of semiconductor chips and smartphone displays, and insisted Seoul could yet enact countermeasures.In his first comments since Tokyo last week announced export restrictions from July 4, Moon said: “The recent trade restrictions by Japan have sparked concerns over feared production disruptions at our companies, which would in turn threaten the global supply networks…

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