Solar company: Exempt us from import duties, or we will fire staff

A US-based solar energy company want an exemption paying duties on imported panels. The firm paid USD 17 million in import duties in H1.
Photo: Jacob Erhbahn, Polfoto
Photo: Jacob Erhbahn, Polfoto

US-based SunPower says it either must be granted exemption from paying duties on imported solar panels, or it will decrease investment and thereby fire staff in the US.

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