The Dutch chip maker NXP stops partly with the supply of products to Huawei, confirms a spokesperson in conversation with NU.nl after notification by RTL Z. That happens after the Chinese telecommunications company Wednesday on a sanctielijst of the United States of america was placed.
What products NXP is not more to Huawei is going to deliver, is unclear. The spokesman does not say concretely what the decision means. “We do not comment on our customers and products.”
The U.S. placed Huawei on Wednesday at a sanctielijst, which for American companies is not permitted without the agreement of the Us government products to the Chinese telecomfabrikant to deliver.
On which part of the sanctions NXP with his choice exactly responding, a spokesman’t make it clear. “I can only say that we as an internationally operating chipleverancier have to comply with international laws and regulations.”
With the sanctiemaatregel against Huawei for the United States to prevent American technology in the hands of the parties that “the national security or the foreign policy of the USA is being undermined,” said economieminister Wilbur Ross.
Sanctiemaatregel follows after rising tensions
The American step follows after months of ascending handelsspanningen between the US and China. In addition, the US is in a campaign period that western allies must convince Huawei equipment from their future 5G networks.
Monday, reported Bloomberg that the major Us chip manufacturers, Intel, Qualcomm and Broadcom would have stopped deliveries to Huawei. Also Google limits the use of the Android operating system for Huawei phones.
Huawei is the global market leader in the field of equipment for telecom networks and is also the second largest player in the smartphone market, after the South Korean manufacturer Samsung.
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