The U.S. Commerce Department slaps tariffs of 13%-26% on Chinese wind turbine towers, citing...

|By:, SA News Editor

The U.S. Commerce Department slaps tariffs of 13%-26% on Chinese wind turbine towers, citing unfair government support including grants, preferential tax treatment and cheaper prices for raw materials. A Chinese industry group says the U.S. decision would have a "negative effect" on related U.S. industries. The U.S. recently imposed tariffs of 31% on Chinese solar panel makers.