Chinese spy chip report weighs on Apple suppliers

|About: Apple Inc. (AAPL)|By:, SA News Editor

Shares in Apple's (NASDAQ:AAPL) suppliers saw a broad decline overnighton the back of a bombshell report that alleged Chinese spy chips were discovered in data center equipment used by Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) and Apple.

The tech giants have denied the allegations by Bloomberg Businessweek, which said the hack reached almost 30 U.S. companies and compromised America's technology supply chain.

Across Asia: AMS -3.7%, Catcher -1.4%, Largan -7.3%, LG Display -2.1%, Murata -3.9%, Wistron -4.4%, Hon Hai -1.4%, AAC Tech -2.1%, Merry -6.6%, TDK -4.8% TSMC -1.6%.

Previously: Apple again denies Businessweek story, says there's no gag order (Oct. 04 2018)

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