Biden officials to meet with companies on chip shortage next week
White House press secretary Jen Psaki on Thursday said National Economic Council Director Brian Deese and National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan will lead a meeting next week "with a number of companies" on the ongoing semiconductor (SMH)(SOXX)shortage (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/biden-to-sign-executive-order-tied-to-semiconductor-shortage-11614177715). "It's part of our consulting processes. We're working to address an issue that's impacting a range of industries," Psaki told reporters. She also said the White House would release more details on the meeting "hopefully by tomorrow."
-Victor Reklaitis; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com
(END) Dow Jones Newswires
April 08, 2021 13:47 ET (17:47 GMT)
Copyright (c) 2021 Dow Jones & Company, Inc.