17 May '12, 6pm

Breaking News: Commerce Dept. Chinese Solar Panel Dumping Verdict Is Now In: The verdict is in. And it's not g...

Breaking News: Commerce Dept. Chinese Solar Panel Dumping Verdict Is Now In: The verdict is in. And it's not g...

Although the official pronouncement has not been made, we've learned from sources close to the case that the Commerce Departments's preliminary decision on SolarWorld's solar dumping petition against China has been handed down in a case that had the potential to rock the U.S. solar market's status as an emerging growth market. Here are the preliminary tariff numbers in the anti-dumping piece of the case: Suntech: 31.22 percent Trina: 31.14 percent Everyone else: 31.18 percent In short, China solar manufacturers have been accused of unfair trade practices in subsidizing solar panel manufacture and selling panels in the U.S. below their cost. Cheaper Chinese solar panel pricing has been a boon for consumers and solar installers, but a competitive challenge for the few crystalline solar manufacturers in the U.S. SolarWorld accuses Chinese firms of dumping. Others suggest that...

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