HP and Dell to move up to 30% of notebook production out of China
Technology companies seeking to avert US tariffs
Alphabet’s Google moved production of its US-bound motherboards to Taiwan. Photograph: iStock
Microsoft, Amazon.com, Sony and Nintendo are also looking to move some of their game console and smart speaker manufacturing away from the country, the Nikkei Asian Review cited those sources as saying.
Companies based both in the US and elsewhere are seeking to pivot production away from China amid US president Donald Trump’s efforts to use punitive tariffs to negotiate friendlier trade terms for the US.