The European Union has finally eliminated the minimum import price, or MIP for the solar modules coming from China, Chinese Taiwan and Malaysia in a statement announced on August 31st, 2018.
Such anti-dumping measures have taken into effect since 2013 to protect the interests of the PV manufacturers rooted in Europe.
(By Photographer Dimon Blr)
Interesting fact: President Trump followed Europe's lead with Chinese Solar Panel Tariffs on January 23rd, 2018. Time magazine describes this movement is "recklessly irresponsible and a thinly veiled attack on clean energy. "
(By Photographer John Fornander)
The MIP measures by EU expired officially on September 3rd, 2018.