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November 13, 2020 – Stealth War Newsletter 16

Fri November, 2020, Time Age: 3 years

    View this email in your browser November 13, 2020 Strategic Indicator This issue's number to watch 2 The amount of buildings that have now been deconstructed at the U.S.-built Ream Naval Base in Cambodia. Cambodian officials have stated that the construction is part of planned renovations, amid U.S. fears that the moves are part of a plan to host Chinese ... More
November 6, 2020 – Stealth War Newsletter 15

Fri November, 2020, Time Age: 3 years

    View this email in your browser November 6, 2020 Strategic Indicator This issue's number to watch $394 million The value of Australian wheat imports to China, currently at risk of being banned as China-Australia trade tensions rise amid a declining bilateral relationship (see below). Top Stories As the results of the U.S. presidential election slowly come to light, ... More
October 30, 2020 – Stealth War Newsletter 14

Fri October, 2020, Time Age: 3 years

    View this email in your browser October 30, 2020 Strategic Indicator This issue's number to watch $65.9 billion The value of China’s year-to-date imports of covered products under the Phase One trade deal. This is just over half of its target of $124.9 billion, which China would need to reach to stay on track and comply with its ... More
October 23, 2020 – Stealth War Newsletter 13

Fri October, 2020, Time Age: 3 years

    View this email in your browser October 23, 2020 Strategic Indicator This issue's number to watch 45,300 The number of companies in China’s overstuffed domestic semiconductor industry as of July 20. After several high-profile projects have failed this year, the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) is seeking to implement financial curbs on the industry (see story below). ... More
October 16, 2020 – Stealth War Newsletter 12

Fri October, 2020, Time Age: 3 years

    View this email in your browser October 16, 2020 Strategic Indicator This issue's number to watch $174 million+ The amount of foreign funding given to top think tanks in the United States between 2014 and 2018, according to a January report (see below). Top Stories On Tuesday, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called for U.S. think tanks and ... More
October 9, 2020 – Stealth War Newsletter 11

Fri October, 2020, Time Age: 3 years

    View this email in your browser October 9, 2020 Strategic Indicator This issue's number to watch 80% The percentage of the U.S.’s rare earth minerals supply that is directly imported from China. Portions of the remainder are also indirectly sourced from China through other countries, according to a new executive order. Top Stories President Donald Trump has signed ... More
October 2, 2020 – Stealth War Newsletter 10

Fri October, 2020, Time Age: 3 years

    View this email in your browser October 2, 2020 Strategic Indicator This issue's number to watch 22.7% The amount by which China’s grain imports have risen year-on-year between January and July, as record flooding threatens China’s food production in the Yangtze Delta region and Chairman Xi Jinping implements a nationwide “operation clean plate” effort to prevent food waste. ... More
September 25, 2020 – Stealth War Newsletter 9

Fri September, 2020, Time Age: 3 years

    View this email in your browser September 25, 2020 Strategic Indicator This issue's number to watch 2060 The year by which China pledges to achieve carbon neutrality as President Xi Jinping pushed for a “green revolution” at the UN general debate on Tuesday. As of this year, China is still the largest polluter state in the world. Top Stories ... More
September 18, 2020 – Stealth War Newsletter 8

Fri September, 2020, Time Age: 3 years

    View this email in your browser September 18, 2020 Strategic Indicator This issue's number to watch 6 Months The amount of time Huawei has to build out a “de-Americanized” chip supply chain, before its existing chip supplies run out after a U.S. export ban prohibiting sales of chips which contain American IP went into effect this week. Top ... More
September 11, 2020 – Stealth War Newsletter 7

Fri September, 2020, Time Age: 3 years

    View this email in your browser September 11, 2020 Strategic Indicator This issue's number to watch $3.5 trillion The amount that a new report by Deutche Bank estimates a coming technology war between the U.S. and China will cost over the next five years. Top Stories Earlier this week, shots were fired on the China-India border, breaking a ... More