On October 19, 2011, a trade action was filed in Washington, D.C. alleging the unfair importation of crystalline silicon photovoltaic cells and modules from China.
Trina Solar Response to the Trade Action Filed in the United States
Trina Solar believes the allegations made by the U.S. petitioners will eventually prove to be unfounded and that Trina Solar’s transactions with its United States customers were made in accordance with international trade practices. The company has, and will continue to, adhere to prudent and recognized United States industry practices and standards. Trina Solar is confident that these facts will be affirmed within the proceedings.
As before, Trina Solar remains dedicated to bringing the sustainable benefits of clean and innovative solar energy products and services to residential, commercial and utility-scale customers throughout the United States and worldwide.
JinkoSolar Responds to the Solar Trade Petition
“We are currently in the process of reviewing the petition that was filed,” commented Mr. Kangping Chen, Chief Executive Officer of JinkoSolar. “The petition was filed by multiple solar power manufacturers in the U.S. and does not reflect the position of the U.S. government. We will respond in accordance with ITC & DOC guidelines. As a global company listed on the NYSE, we are confident in our position and are well-prepared to substantiate our strict adherence to fair international trade practices. Until the issue is resolved, we will continue to work with our customers and partners to ensure that our business is conducted as usual.”
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