ZTE’s Operations Shutdown Stymies Major Phone Customers


Customers of ZTE Corp. are reassessing their ties with the hobbled Chinese telecommunications firm, concerned that supplies of phones and networking gear will fall short after assembly lines were shut down.

Telstra Corp., Australia’s biggest telecom carrier, said Thursday it would no longer carry its own-branded smartphones manufactured by ZTE because it couldn’t guarantee supply. ATT Inc., the major U.S. distributor of ZTE phones, and MTN Group Ltd., one of Africa’s biggest network operators, said they were assessing…

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