India Imposes 70% Tariff On China

- Jan 30, 2018-

   Recently, after the United States government, the Indian government also announced the introduction of tax on imported PV modules up to 70% import duty, in order to resist the Chinese photovoltaic products.

   Although only a provisional safeguard duties for a period of 200 days, but still caused an uproar. Before that, an anti-dumping case continues under investigation.

   In the past year, about 900 container photovoltaic modules were stopped by the Indian Customs at the port, causing huge losses to Chinese enterprises.

   Over the past two years, the price of imports from China solar panels continue to drop, which also makes Indian companies slashed costs to build a new solar farm.