31 Dec '13, 9pm

Breaking: Solarworld Aims to Close Loophole in New Chinese PV Trade Filing: SolarWorld just announced that i...

Breaking: Solarworld Aims to Close Loophole in New Chinese PV Trade Filing: SolarWorld just announced that i...

SolarWorld just announced that it has filed new anti-dumping and anti-subsidy cases against China and Taiwan with the U.S. International Trade Commission and the U.S. Department of Commerce. The new filing looks to close a loophole in a ruling issued in late 2012 , allowing Chinese solar module firms to evade up to a 31 percent tariff by using solar cells manufactured outside of China. Ben Santarris, Strategic Affairs Director at SolarWorld America, told Greentech Media today that the loophole "allows state-subsidized assembly to use non-Chinese cells while evading duties that should apply to Chinese module assembly." He stressed that SolarWorld and the members of the coalition that brought the previous case, CASM, "share a belief in sustainable manufacturing using sound labor standards in the domestic markets where solar is sold." He added that "free trade depends on trad...

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