The current US president has only five days left, but the Trump administration’s suppression of Chinese companies has not stopped, and the “final madness” is still being staged. January 14,The U.S. Department of Defense and the Department of Commerce have separately “blocked” 9 Chinese companies and 2 Chinese companies.
Including aircraft manufacturer Comac,Mobile phone manufacturer Xiaomi (Xiaomi), And Zhongguancun Development Group (ZGC GROUP), Luokung Technology Company (LTCO),China Micro semiconductor Equipment (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. (AMEC), Guangdong Gowin Semiconductor Corp (Gowin Semiconductor Corp), Grand China Air, GTCOM Technology Co., Ltd. (GTCOM), and China National Aviation Corporation (CNAH).
According to reports, the aforementioned Chinese companies will receive a new investment ban from the United States, requiring American investors to sell their shares in the aforementioned companies before November 11 this year. As of the end of last year, the U.S. Department of Defense has included 35 Chinese companies in the so-called “relevant to the Chinese military” list, including Huawei, Hikvision, China Telecom, SMIC, and CNOOC.
As soon as the news that Xiaomi was “blocked” by the U.S. government, many netizens on social media were surprised and asked, “Isn’t Xiaomi using Qualcomm chips?”
According to Reuters, according to the relevant investment ban, US investors need to sell their shares in “blacklisted” companies before November 11 this year. The ban may have an impact on the supply chain, mainly for US investors banning investment in Xiaomi.
A series of last-minute pressure actions by the Trump administration include including mobile phone manufacturer Xiaomi, state-owned enterprises CNOOC, COMAC and other companies on the government’s blacklist, and authorizing the US Department of Commerce’s so-called “prevention of threats from security threats”. Countries”.
Just a few hours later, the U.S. Pentagon included Xiaomi and eight other companies on a list of companies allegedly connected to the military. In November last year, Xiaomi surpassed Apple to become the world’s third-largest smartphone manufacturer by sales.
The sanctions list is as follows. In the chip field, Zhongwei Semiconductor and Gaoyun Semiconductor, one for semiconductor equipment, and the other for high-performance FPGA products.
●Advanced Micro－Fabrication Equipment Inc. (AMEC) China Micro Semiconductor
●Luokong Technology Corporation (LKCO)
●Beijing Zhongguancun Development Investment Center
●Gowin Semiconductor Corp
●Grand China Air Co. Ltd. (GCAC)
●Global Tone Communicatin Technology Co. Ltd (GTCOM)
●China National Aciation Holding co.Ltd (CNAH)
●Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China Ltd. (COMAC)
On the same day, the U.S. Department of Commerce listed China National Offshore Oil Co., Ltd. (CNOOC) on the list of entities and listed Beijing Tianjiao Aviation Industry Investment Co., Ltd. (Skyrizon) on the “Military Final User” (MEU) list.
The US Department of Commerce claimed on the 14th that CNOOC “helped the Chinese government’terrorize’ neighboring countries” in the South China Sea, and Beijing Tianjiao was “blackened” because of its ability to develop, produce or maintain military projects, such as the production of military aircraft engines.