MIP replacement approved

The European Commission has approved replacing the current Minimum Import Price (MIP) for module imports from China with a new reduced price on a sliding scale mechanism, despite receiving almost negligible support from member states.

Yingli withdraws from MIP

Technically bankrupt manufacturer Yingli has withdrawn from the European minimum import price (MIP) agreement.

MEPs call for end to Chinese solar trade duties

A group of 22 MEPs have called on the European Commission to end the minimum import price (MIP) agreement and the punitive trade duties currently placed on Chinese cells and modules.