13 Jan '14, 4pm

Foreign Solar Tariffs Take a Twist #GBM

Foreign Solar Tariffs Take a Twist By Christina Birchfield | 1/10/2014 2013 saw U.S. tariffs imposed on Chinese solar manufacturers who then instituted tariffs of their own; 2014 may see more. AltEnergy Stocks.com reported new tariffs may be charged t o Chinese solar panel producers. Solar panel prices have been falling for years because of “massive oversupply,” and the fact that China produces more than half of the globe’s solar panels. Critics argues that China undercuts the market because of unfair state support. Thus last year’s tariffs on Chinese panels. Apparently, the ever-resourceful Chinese found a work-around to the tariff because Chinese-made modules avoid the tariff if they contain solar cells made in countries outside China. The original complainant, SolarWorld is filing a new complaint with the U.S international Trade Commission (ITC) asking that the loophole...

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