A top Chinese industry official is "highly optimistic" about resolving the solar trade spat with...

|By:, SA News Editor

A top Chinese industry official is "highly optimistic" about resolving the solar trade spat with the EU by next month, as Beijing reportedly has made a new settlement offer. The solar dispute has the potential to affect €21B of imported Chinese solar panels, cells and wafers from manufacturers such as Trina Solar, Yingli Green Energy and Suntech. TSL +1.8%, YGE +1.5%, SPWR +1.5% premarket.