Biden signs order to strengthen US supply chains, address chips shortage
Published: Friday, 26 February 2021
United States President Joe Biden signed an executive order on Wednesday February 24 intended to secure his nation’s supply chains through a review of critical products, which will include computer chips and batteries.
By Cristina Belda
The order directs US federal departments and agencies to
identify ways to secure supply chains against a range of risks
and vulnerabilities, and ultimately to avoid shortages of
The order launches an immediate 100-day review by all
federal agencies to address key products such as...