There's no such thing as technological neutrality in trade policy

Published by El Mercurio


The Argentine Economy Minister, Sergio Massa, was on a tour of Shanghai and Beijing, where he held high-level meetings with Chinese businessmen and government officials. Once the trans-Andean delegation was seated in front of supar, the powerful minister Wang Wentao, Massa was challenged for Argentina to declare "technological neutrality" in the dispute between China and the United States over 5G. “Technology is technology, it is neither left nor right. I visit other countries and see the connection problems, how calls are cut off, I invite you to try how 5G works here," Wang snapped at the Argentine minister....