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ITC Recommends Imposing Import Restrictions on Solar Cells and Modules

ITC Recommends Imposing Import Restrictions on Solar Cells and Modules

Blog, Global Trade, ONESOURCE November 10, 2017

The U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) formally initiated a Section 201 “global safeguard” investigation on May 23, 2017, on crystalline silicon photovoltaic (CSPV) solar cells and modules. A formal complaint was brought about by Suniva, Inc. and SolarWorld, two small U.S. manufacturers that said they were unable to compete with cheap panels made overseas; mainly … Read More

Origin of Goods: Who Buys From Whom?

Origin of Goods: Who Buys From Whom?

Blog, Global Trade, ONESOURCE November 3, 2017

Globalization has caused many nations’ economies to depend heavily on globalization. Although there are different points of view, we saw the effects of this dependency on raw materials reflected during the 2010 to 2014 Euro crisis, and the slowing of the Chinese economy during 2011-2016. Understandably, countries that are open to international trade not only … Read More

The Blockchain Can Radically Automate Trade

The Blockchain Can Radically Automate Trade

By Keith Haurie, Vice President of Business Development for ONESOURCE Global Trade at Thomson Reuters The distributed ledger technology known as the blockchain has achieved substantial adoption in the finance industry and is seeing rapid adoption in others, such as healthcare, insurance, and legal. Soon, it will begin to dynamically change how large corporations operate, and … Read More