© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Cars to be exported sit at a terminal in the port of Yantai, Shandong province, China January 10, 2024. China Daily through REUTERS/File Photo
(Reuters) – The Biden administration is considering limiting imports of Chinese “smart cars” and associated elements amid rising U.S. issues about information safety, Bloomberg News reported on Thursday, citing folks aware of the matter.
The measures would additionally apply to electrical automobiles and components originating from China, irrespective of the place they’re assembled, in a bid to stop Chinese makers from shifting automobiles and elements into the United States via third nations equivalent to Mexico, the report stated.
The measures may additionally apply to different nations about which the U.S. has information issues, Bloomberg stated.
According to the report, U.S. officers are notably involved about the troves of information collected by so-known as sensible automobiles, together with EVs and different sorts of related and autonomous automobiles.