Huawei: Business will be affected, do our best to find solutions

Huawei:Businesswillbeaffected,doourbesttofindsolutions
OnMay18,HuaweiissuedastatementregardingtheUSDepartmentofCommerce’supgradeofitsexportcontrolsonHuawei,statingthatitstronglyobjectedtotheUSDepartmentofCommerce’smodificationofHuawei’sdirectproductrulesonly.HuaweistatedthatsinceitwasclassifiedasanentitylistbytheU.S.governmentonMay16,2019,thecompanyhasalwaysbeencommittedtocomplyingwithapplicablelawsandregulationsandcontractualobligationswithcustomersandsupplierswhenalargenumberofindustrialtechnicalelementsarenotavailable.Survivehardandmoveforward.”However,inordertofurtherreducethedevelopmentofHuawei,theU.S.governmentignoredthesolutionsofmultipleindustryassociationsandenterprisesandexpandedandrevisedthedirectproductruleswithoutabottomline.Therevisedrulesarearrogantanddestructive.”Huaweisaidthatunderthisrule,theexpansion,maintenance,andcontinuousoperationofhundredsofmillionsofdollarsofnetworksbuiltbyHuaweiproductsinmorethan170countriesaroundtheworldwillbeimpacted.Informationagencieswithmorethan3billionpeoplewhouseHuaweiproductsandserviceswillalsobeaffected.”affected.”Inordertosuppresstheadvancedenterprisesofothercountries,theUSgovernmenthasignoredtherightsandinterestsofHuawei’sglobalcustomersandconsumers,whichiscontradictorytotherhetoricofprotectingcybersecuritythathasbeenadvocated.”HuaweisaidthatmanyHuaweicompaniesaffectedbythisrulechangewillhaveaseriousimpactonrelatedindustriesaroundtheworld.”Inthelongrun,thetrustfoundationforglobalcooperationinindustriessuchaschipswillbedestroyed,andconflictsandlosseswithintheindustrywillbefurtherintensified.TheUnitedStatesusesitsowntechnologicaladvantagestosuppressothercountries’enterprises,whichwillsurelyreducetheconfidenceofothercountries’enterprisesinusingAmericantechnologyelements,andultimatelyhurttheUnitedStates’owninterests.Huaweiweighs,thecompanyisconductingacomprehensiveevaluationoftheincident,itisexpectedthatHuawei’sbusinesswillbeaffected.”Wewilldoourbesttofindsolutions,andhopethatcustomersandsupplierswillworkwithHuaweitoeliminatetheadverseeffectsofthisdiscriminatoryrule.”Sauna,YeWangLuYifueditorLiWeijiaproofreadLiuBaoqing