China is about to become the biggest economic power in the world and already controls world trade, and the US wants to stop it on the basis of economic terrorism instead of efficiency, hard work, since they can't drop bombs there, they only attack poor countries without defense, in Syria they took a beating from Russian special forces, in Ukraine the same.
it would be nice to see the UK forge some new friends in that area. UK gov could spend a few billion and get a % share of the FAB. AI is going to be 'more' massive in the next 5 to 10years. And fabs like this are where the raw silicon for that is made.