Beijing has banned the supply of military-grade processors to Russia produced by Chinese company Loongson.
Many western companies from Russia and forced Moscow to look for new suppliers for crucial electronic components
Russian manufacturers had been testing Chinese-made processors to replace those produced by companies like Intel.
Russia's ministry told that the Chinese government had banned the sale and export of the processors due to their strategic importance for China's own military.
Russian companies were not very dependent on Chinese processors
Chinese government had banned the export of Loongson processors to all countries, including Russia.
The best chipsets in China are used in the military-industrial complex
Which is the main reason why they are not available for foreign markets
Export ban by China will further affect Russia's ability to compete in the technological sector
Forcing it to look for alternatives and increase its domestic capacity to produce microchips
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