, the media reported about the plans of China to impose sanctions on Apple, and Cisco

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China in response to the US plan to block the supply of semiconductors from manufacturers of chipsets, Huawei is ready to take a number of countermeasures, including restrictions against such U.S. companies as Apple, Qualcomm and Cisco, reports Global Times, citing a source close to the Chinese government.
Previously, the Commerce Department said that brings the export rule amendments, «strategically directed against the acquisition by Huawei semiconductor, which are the direct product of a certain software and technology».
«China will take strong countermeasures to protect their legitimate rights if the United States will continue implementation of the plan, prohibiting the main suppliers of chips, including Taiwan's TSMC, to sell chips to Chinese technology giant», — the newspaper quoted the source.
Measures include the addition of some American firms in the Chinese «the list of unreliable companies», suspension of purchases of Boeing aircraft, restrictions or investigation in respect of such American companies like Qualcomm, Cisco and Apple, the newspaper said.