ArrowArtboardCreated with Sketch.Title ChevronTitle ChevronIcon FacebookIcon LinkedinIcon Mail ContactPath LayerIcon MailPositive ArrowIcon PrintIcon Twitter
Huawei crackdown

Sony receives US license to supply Huawei with key image sensors

China's Omnivision also gets permit but smartphone maker's supply woes not over

Sony's key image sensor segment has been hit by U.S. restrictions on supplying Huawei Technologies.   © Reuters

TAIPEI/TOKYO -- Sony and Omnivision, the world's two leading camera imaging sensor providers, have been granted licenses by the U.S. government to resume some shipments to China's embattled Huawei Technologies, which was cut off from vital global chip supplies by Washington's crackdown, multiple sources familiar with the matter told Nikkei Asia.

Sponsored Content

About Sponsored Content This content was commissioned by Nikkei's Global Business Bureau.

Nikkei Asian Review, now known as Nikkei Asia, will be the voice of the Asian Century.

Celebrate our next chapter
Free access for everyone - Sep. 30

Find out more