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Opinion: China’s right: Smartphones are a big reason Trump can’t win a trade war

3 months ago
Lucas Niewenhuis
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There’s an asymmetry here that Mr. Trump seems unaware of. Apple can’t build an iPhone without China, but China can build hundreds of millions of devices approaching the iPhone’s quality without Apple’s help," writes Vlad Savov, responding to an editorial published in the Communist Party mouthpiece Global Times.
By Lucas Niewenhuis
Lucas Niewenhuis is an associate editor at SupChina who helps curate daily news and produce the publication's newsletter, app and website.
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