If China Really Wants to Retaliate, It Will Target Apple | WIRED


Apple has a Huawei problem.

Of the myriad issues raised by the evolving and intensifying US-China trade Cold War, the knock-on effects on Apple have been perhaps least appreciated. And not just Apple, of course, but a slew of American companies that have both shifted production to China over the past two decades and, more vitally, tapped into Chinese middle-class consumers as a source of growth and profits.

While the focus so far has been on US tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese imports into the US, and the pressure on Huawei, there should be equal focus on what the Chinese might do to retaliate.

And there, Apple is ground zero.

Source: If China Really Wants to Retaliate, It Will Target Apple | WIRED

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