Nikon could be affected by new anti-China export policy

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Nikon is one of several companies that could be affected by Japan and the Netherlands' decision to stop the export of semiconductor manufacturing equipment to China. 

These countries will join the US who, under President Biden's administration, announced it would be putting tight restrictions in place on China's access to US chipmaking technology, in the hope that it would slow down the advancement of technological and military devices.

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Hannah Rooke
Staff Writer

Having studied Journalism and Public Relations at the University of the West of England Hannah developed a love for photography through a module on photojournalism. She specializes in Portrait, Fashion and lifestyle photography but has more recently branched out in the world of stylized product photography. For the last 3 years Hannah has worked at Wex Photo Video as a Senior Sales Assistant using her experience and knowledge of cameras to help people buy the equipment that is right for them. With 5 years experience working with studio lighting, Hannah has run many successful workshops teaching people how to use different lighting setups.