That is a great question and one that deserves an answer. I know the answer and it is for that reason why I am a Panda Basher. I also bash the stupid American (and other westerns) who foolishly enter into the insidious ” share with us you’ll make billions” mantra that the Beijing Boyz are always spewing.
The truth is that every corporate interaction with China is likely laden with government and military espionage.
The USA is correct in being outraged over Chinese intellectual property piracy and the cyber attacks launched from China. The Chinese capability though stems from the greed and idiocy of folks from IBM ,Cisco and other tech firms corporate boardrooms.