March 5, the European Commission announced that the photovoltaic products produced in China since March 6, will be forced import registration, which means that the European Union established Chinese photovoltaic double reverse retroactive period, ie June 6 when after the EU ruled that dual anti-tax rate, the additional tax rate of photovoltaic products imported into the EU will also have these three months.
"EU this time under the Henzhao, Chinese PV companies has been difficult to reverse the adverse situation." Trina solar panel a source said, "China Business" reporter. In a few days ago, the European Union also announced that it would initiate an anti-dumping investigation, the case involving Chinese enterprises more than 200 originating in China's photovoltaic glass, but 2012 of the product concerned (including the unified tariff lines under other glass products) only 200 million U.S. dollars of exports to the EU.
Trina solar cell in the day seems a signal which passed "the EU is to all the Chinese PV products will be shut out. Photovoltaic Industry Association, a person that, in June, the EU dual anti preliminary, the Chinese PV industry will face a life or death moment. "At least half of the PV companies will go bankrupt and bankruptcy, many of whom are industry giants."
Chinese PV companies with the game between the EU has been to the last moment. "The prospects are very bleak." European return a Jiangsu PV module business executives who has just told reporters that the 2012 United States double reverse also Chinese PV products traceability system, when many American importers significantly reduce imports, and later the Chinese companies promised once The retrospective will assume all taxes importers worry about this solution. Fortunately, this retrospective ultimately failed to implement, Chinese enterprises have dodged a bullet.
"But the EU this menacing, so far, not yet Which domestic PV companies dare EU importers said the initiative to undertake retrospective taxes so although until June 6 preliminary ruling, but in fact the impact from these two days has begun. "the executive said.
Earlier, the Chinese PV solar charge controller companies and government departments have been in the EU member states lobbying and public relations activities, early February, China's Ministry of Commerce, a vice-ministerial leadership for this purpose trip to Europe, but it did not get any effect, while Artes Qu Xiaohua, chairman, told reporters that many PV companies have begun lobbying the European Union member, in order to divide and conquer, but these activities have little effect.
This reporter has learned, in the European Union decided to start the Chinese photovoltaic products retroactive mechanism hearing, The attitude expressed support for Chinese enterprises AFASE (EU affordable solar Union) 63 corporate members attended the meeting, AFASE stressed that the EU, on the China tremendous negative impact on earnings will most EU PV companies and double reverse this effect, including employment, to delay the pace of implementation of parity, shrinking market.