Wednesday, 07 November 2012 21:54
WASHINGTON: United States on Wednesday gave final approval to duties on billions of dollars of solar energy products from China for the next five years, providing struggling US producers with a partial buffer against lower-priced imports.
US International Trade Commissioner voted 6-0 in favor of the duties in a case filed last year by SolarWorld Industries
America and which Beijing has called a protectionist move that threatens the future of the solar energy sector by driving up costs for consumers.
Copyright Reuters, 2012