AMD and Intel reportedly are suspending processor shipments for industrial use to Russia | Windows Central

AMD and Intel reportedly are suspending processor shipments for industrial use to Russia | Windows Central

A new report from RBC claims Intel and AMD have “verbally informed Russian producers” that both business are complying with a restriction on the supply of processors to Russia in action to its invasion of Ukraine. That restriction on innovation and exports is set to take impact on March 3, although the reporting by RBC recommends Intel and AMD have actually currently halted supplies.
Furthermore, according to RBC, partners in China have actually been informed by Intels local office about the restriction on the supply of processors to Russia.
The information aligns with recent sanctions enforced by the U.S. Department of the Treasurys Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC). For its reporting, RBC relied on 2 sources in the IT market however further verified the news with a “representative of the Association of Russian Developers and Electronics Manufacturers (ARPE).”.
An Intel spokesperson in Russia did respond to RBC and mentioned “the business is closely making sure and keeping track of the situation compliance with applicable sanctions and export control policies, including brand-new sanctions enforced by OFAC and rules provided by the BIS.” BIS is the Bureau of Industry and Security under the U.S. Department of Commerce.
Nevertheless, if precise, its important to note that Intel and AMDs restriction of chip shipments to Russia does not include “customer interaction devices,” consisting of computers, mobile phones, digital electronic cameras, and more. Instead, the restriction on importation and sale of processors only uses to commercial use by either private business, federal government entities, or those specifically sanctioned by the U.S. government “consisting of the president, prime minister, deputy prime ministers, federal ministers, State Duma deputies and members of the Federation Council, editors-in-chief and deputy editors-in-chief of state media.”.
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