FILE PHOTO: The Emblem of Huawei is seen at its showroom in Shenzhen, Guangdong province, China March 29, 2019. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu/File Photograph
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Commerce Division stated on Wednesday it’s including Huawei Applied sciences Co Ltd and 70 associates to its so-called “Entity Record” – a transfer that can make it far more troublesome for the telecom big to purchase components and elements from U.S. firms.
U.S. officers stated the choice would additionally make it troublesome for Huawei to promote some merchandise due to its reliance on U.S. suppliers. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross stated in an announcement President Donald Trump backed the choice that can “stop American know-how from being utilized by overseas owned entities in ways in which doubtlessly undermine U.S. nationwide safety or overseas coverage pursuits.”
Reporting by David Shepardson; Enhancing by Chris Reese