Rethinking China’s Strategy of Technological Independence

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Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 22 Jun 2021

Publication series

NameGeorgetown Journal of International Affairs
PublisherGeorgetown University


US sanctions are hampering the efforts of Chinese firms to dominate high-end technology sectors. Instead of aiming at localizing the semiconductor supply chain, China should develop its capacity in areas where it has an edge, such as the production of mature nodes and the development of advanced chip packaging technologies. In the long run, creating a more liberal environment for research and innovation will help nurture scientific talent critical to upgrading the domestic industry.

Research Area(s)

  • Technological independence, semiconductors