US-China tech war: Beijing’s semiconductor ambition faces fresh headwinds as Washington adds pressure on SK Hynix

//US-China tech war: Beijing’s semiconductor ambition faces fresh headwinds as Washington adds pressure on SK Hynix

US-China tech war: Beijing’s semiconductor ambition faces fresh headwinds as Washington adds pressure on SK Hynix

Beijing’s semiconductor self-development drive is facing fresh headwinds after Washington’s move to block South Korean chip firms from moving advanced equipment to China, analysts say.SK Hynix, a South Korean semiconductor giant, had planned to install some of its new extreme ultraviolet lithography (EUV) machines produced by Dutch firm ASML in its factory in Wuxi, Jiangsu province. However, this was thwarted after Washington barred it from shipping the equipment to China, according to a…

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