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China and the EU have finally reached a deal to settle their trade dispute over solar panels, which has lasted for almost an entire year and has escalated significantly over the past few months. In the end it seems that China’s divide and conquer app…

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As expected, China did not take the new tariffs on its exports of solar panels to the EU lying down, nor did it see it simply as an ‘opportunity to negotiate’ as the Commission suggested.China has announced that it is investigating illegal EU subsi…

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The past few weeks have seen a marked increase in hostilities between China and the EU over the ongoing trade dispute, centred on the solar industry. Given that it’s between two of the largest economies in the world, this dispute is not to be sniffed…

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On top of the release of UK trade data, Germany has also put out its latest trade statistics. As this is Germany we’re talking about, the figures are interesting on all kinds of levels. As the graph above shows German trade has recovered since the star…

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