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U.S. bike firms face uphill slog to replace Chinese supply chains

When Mehdi Farsi decided to shift production of State Bicycle Co's niche fixed-gear urban bikes out of China to escape U.S. tariffs, it took months to find another factory in Asia willing to do business with his Arizona company......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 14th, 2020

Buyout gives Austin startup Riskpulse nearly $23M, big backers like DHL

Supply chains face threats from everything from freezing temperatures that could spoil food to natural disasters and criminal activity that could compromise an entire shipment. Austin startup Riskpulse has built a software business around helping co.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 11th, 2020

Many firms have no contingency plans should U.S.-China trade war worsen: DHL survey

As the U.S.-China trade war drags into its 16th month and continues to disrupt supply chains, more than one-quarter of multinational firms have not made contingency plans, showed a survey from a subsidiary of courier giant DHL......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 2nd, 2019

Global Supply Chains Imploding As Quarter Of German Firms Plan To Leave China 

Global Supply Chains Imploding As Quarter Of German Firms Plan To Leave China  The Buss.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 14th, 2019

U.S. to issue licenses for supply of non-sensitive goods to Huawei: NYT

The United States will soon issue licenses for some of its firms to supply non-sensitive goods to banned Chinese telecoms firm Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, the New York Times said on Wednesday, citing people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 9th, 2019

U.S., Chinese negotiators resume talks to resolve trade dispute: official

U.S. and Chinese negotiators spoke by phone on Tuesday, continuing discussions to end a trade battle between the world's two largest economies that has upended global supply chains and roiled financial markets......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 9th, 2019

Trade War Nightmare: China Farm Imports From America Have Just Crashed 

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs of the People's Republic of China published new data Monday that shows agricultural imports from the US have fallen, as Chinese buyers shift supply chains out of the US to other co.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 26th, 2019

Exclusive: Top Japanese chip gear firm to honor U.S. blacklist of Chinese firms - executive

Japan's Tokyo Electron, the world's No.3 supplier of semiconductor manufacturing equipment, will not supply to Chinese clients blacklisted by Washington, a senior company executive told Reuters......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 11th, 2019

U.S. must have access to U.S.-listed Chinese firms" audit documents, lawmakers say

A bipartisan group of U.S. lawmakers introduced a bill on Wednesday to force Chinese companies listed on American stock exchanges to submit to regulatory oversight, including providing access to audits or face delisting......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 6th, 2019

Trump"s Huawei ban raises hopes for Chinese chip suppliers

Washington's blacklisting of technology giant Huawei has taken a toll on U.S. semiconductor shares, but China-listed firms have rallied as investors bet they can gain from Beijing's stepped-up efforts to build a homegrown supply chain......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 21st, 2019

U.S. Tech Firms Join War on Huawei

U.S. tech companies are taking the next step in the U.S.-China trade war, refusing to supply parts and technology to the Chinese telecom .....»»

Category: worldSource: nytMay 20th, 2019

Tall chip tale? Huawei"s backup plans leave experts unconvinced

Chip experts are calling out Huawei for its claims that it could ensure a steady supply chain without U.S. help, saying the technology the Chinese telecoms network gear maker buys from American companies would be "hard to replace"......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 17th, 2019

Why Tech Stocks Are Tanking

Hint: Global supply chains make them vulnerable to trade disruptions. Reports that the Trump administration is planning additional curbs on Chinese trade and investment with in U.S. sent the entire stock market tu.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 25th, 2018

European exporters shift trade and supply chains to avoid higher US tariffs

European companies that export from China are changing the global flow of their goods to avoid higher American tariffs, a business group said Tuesday, as the impact of the U.S.-Chinese trade war spreads.        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJul 10th, 2018

BMW builds X5 in Thailand to counteract U.S. China tariffs: CEO

BMW's said it is producing between 10,000 and 20,000 X5 sports utility vehicles in Thailand as a way to supply Chinese customers now that imported vehicles from the United States face a 40 percent tariff......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 2nd, 2018

Taiwan firms moving to counter growing China presence in Apple supply chains

Apple has kept expanding the presence of China partners in the supply chains for iPhone, iPad and MacBook devices seeking to effectively re.....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesAug 21st, 2018

Global Trade Hit By Rare Decline As "Supply Chains Seize Up"

With the Trump administration about to slap tariffs of up to 25% on an additional $200 billion in Chinese goods, new data suggests that the global slowdown has already .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 8th, 2018

China May Skip Trade Talks, Cripple US Supply Chains After New Trump Tariffs

When discussing yesterday's WSJ report that the Trump admin may slap the new, $200BN round of tariffs on Chinese imports as soon as tomorrow, we said that such an escalation would likely derail talks with top Chinese official.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 16th, 2018

Apple Suppliers Took an $18 Billion Stock Hit After the China Hacking Report

If reports of Chinese hacking of U.S. hardware are true, it could have big implications for U.S. supply chains.....»»

Category: topSource: barronsOct 5th, 2018

Companies Face the Tariff Squeeze

Large U.S. companies adjust to the trade standoff with China with price increases or changes to their supply chains, but they say the situation could deteriorate in 2019......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjNov 5th, 2018

Chinese Producers Fleeing Trade War Buoy Leading Thai Developer

The upheaval in global supply chains triggered by the trade dispute between the U.S. and China is benefiting the largest developer of industrial estates in Thailand......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 2nd, 2018