In a move that includes numbers that I wouldn’t have expected, China is removing 20-30 million computers that are not made in China. It’s something that mirrors our recent moves to keep Chinese tech that is potentially compromised from our country. Self reliance is one approach, but also perhaps they have concerns that we might be doing to them, what they’ve done to us for years?

Directive is likely to be a blow to US multinational companies like HP, Dell and Microsoft