Huawei’s sub-brand Honor, which it has , could become a competitor in the future, suggests a new report from .
Huawei’s smartphone business unit is struggling to survive because of the restrictions imposed by the US. America has a stranglehold on the supply chain, not just because many key firms are US-based, but also because US-origin technology is an integral part of components made by Japanese, Taiwanese, and South Korean suppliers too.
Although restrictions seem to be easing up, it’s clear that the country wants to keep the Chinese company on a tight leash. …