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It’s not just TikTok, Trump is banning WeChat. The consequences?

-Disruption of communication between family members in the US and China

-Disruption of communication between Apple manufacturing engineers (and other ODMs) and Chinese factories

-Disruption of Walmart’s business in China (9% of Walmart’s international market) that rely on WeChat microapps

-Disruption of American brands in China that rely on the WeChat payment platform (e.g., Starbucks)

-Potential disruption of the video game and sports industries: Tencent (WeChat’s parent company) owns stakes in, or has deals with, e.g., Activision, Electronics Arts, Epic Games, and Riot Games, and shares

billions in revenue in licensing and distribution deals in China, including exclusive rights to stream NBA content in China.

This administration has no idea what it’s doing.…

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