|U.S. calls for tariffs on Chinese solar panels||| Print ||
|Wednesday, March 21, 2012|
The U.S. Department of Commerce sided with SolarWorld by calling for tariffs on cheap, subsidized solar panels from China.
In a preliminary ruling, the department called for countervailing tariffs of between 2.9 percent and 4.73 percent.
The Department of Commerce will make a final determination on the tariffs in June, followed by a final ruling by the International Trade Commission in July. The formal issuance of any tariffs is scheduled for July 26.
The imposition of tariffs on Chinese manufacturers, which dominate the global market for solar panels, has become more likely as President Barack Obama has started talking tough on the topic.
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From Oregon Translational Research and Development Institute: OTRADI today announced its plans to open and operate a 13,000 square-foot multi-tenant bioscience complex in the Willamette Wharf building at 4640 SW Macadam Avenue. Slated to be complete in spring 2013, the OTRADI Bioscience Incubator (OBI) will house up to six companies.
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As you probably know by now, The Vernon Company is a national leader in the promotional products industry with annual sales of over $60 million. We are a family owned business, led by the fourth generation of the Vernon family.