They are just doing what Mao said decades ago.Self-sufficiency doesn't just happen overnight, but Yangtze Memory Technologies Co., Ltd. (YMTC) is pushing China in the right direction.
The alternative for the other countries would be to let the CCP keep stealing their intellectual property and grow even stronger.By cutting out China from access to US technologies, all Trump did was empower China to become self reliant.
I agree to an extant, but China is quite capable of doing thier own homework. Take the mobile space. Thier phones are better than what samsung and Apple has to offer, whom did they steal that from? Take a simple robot vaccum cleaner, no competition, production costs? no competition (though india might come up). There are many examples where China does it better. And coming to stealing, everyone steals, so did steve jobs.The alternative for the other countries would be to let the CCP keep stealing their intellectual property and grow even stronger.
https://au.finance.yahoo.com/news/china-top-memory-chipmaker-t-034614160.htmlYangtze Memory Technologies Co. gets over 80% of its equipment from the U.S. and Japan now, said Zheng Jiuli, vice president in charge of supply chain management.