Mint Explainer: What Huawei's 'US-free' supply chain would mean for China
- Blocked by several Western countries, Huawei is racing to build semiconductor chips of its own by collaborating with domestic Chinese firms.
Battered, bruised but not yet bested, Chinese technology giant Huawei has been at the centre of a protracted battle between the United States and China as both powers scramble to purge the other from their supply chains. Huawei is now at the leading edge of China’s efforts to build “US-free" supply chain that will cut the country’s dependence on foreign technology and spur home-grown innovation. Mint breaks down Huawei’s efforts and what it means for global economics