Affected by the sanctions, some Japanese technology manufacturers have been forced to suspend the supply of Huawei.
According to the Japanese media, in terms of smartphones,Sony suspended the shipment of Huawei image sensors, while Armor suspended the supply of flash chips.
Also affected are Huawei base stations and other basic equipment, such as Mitsubishi Electric supplied optical semiconductor devices, Reza supplied amplifiers, Toshiba supplied hard disk, and so on.
Sony is considering applying for permission to continue to supply to China, and said it will expand more diversified customers, the report said. However, the company has cut capital spending by $470 million, and Sony is said to have made billions of dollars a year by selling CMOS to China.
Japan plays an important role in Huawei global supply chain, Omida data show that in 2019 alone, Huawei brought about $10.4 billion in sales revenue to Japanese factories.
Of course, the suspension doesn't mean there's no room for relaxation, some insiders said after the 15th of this month