SolarWorld calls for faster response to illegal trade

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Wednesday, March 28, 2012

The president of Hillsboro-based SolarWorld Industries America offered suggestions on ways the U.S. can remedy illegal foreign trade practices.

Gordon Brinser, president of SolarWorld Industries America Inc., has been SolarWorld’s point man on its ongoing battle to fight what it believes are illegal government subsidies provided to China’s solar products manufacturers.
On Tuesday Brinser spoke before a crowd of 250 at the Conference for the Renaissance of American Manufacturing at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C., on U.S. struggles in competing against China’s “system of state-sponsored capitalism.”

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John  A. Ward
0 #1 Solarworld wants it both waysJohn A. Ward 2012-03-28 13:27:33
It is a laugh that a business that wouldn't exist, except for government subsidies complains when another country subsidizes its businesses! The government shouldn't be subsidizing anyone.
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