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Supply chain review order to set 100-day deadline for sector-specific reports

February 17, 2021
The Biden administration is planning to order a 100-day review of the supply chains in four high-tech sectors -- semiconductor manufacturing and advanced packaging, high-capacity batteries, strategic and critical minerals, and medical supplies -- as well as broader sectoral supply chain assessments of four industrial bases, according to a draft copy of the order obtained by Inside Cybersecurity. The “pre-deliberative” draft names President Biden’s advisers for national security and economic affairs as coordinators in the information-gathering effort. Within the...

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