international trade

China and India Drive Recent Changes in World Coal Trade

November 30, 2015 by U.S. EIA: Today in Energy

Coal and Imports

Global trade of coal grew from 2008 to 2013, but in 2014, it declined for the first time in 21 years. China and India accounted for 98% of the increase in world coal trade from 2008 to 2013, but declines in China's import demand have led to declines in total world coal trade in 2014 and in 2015 as well.[read more]

SolarWorld Wins Trade Case, But Faces Sliding Stock, Faulty Lug Recall, and More

August 28, 2014 by Eric Wesoff

SolarWorld Successes and Difficulties

In June, the Department of Commerce found in favor of petitioner SolarWorld in that company's trade case against Chinese solar module makers. The preliminary decision imposed significant tariffs on Chinese solar modules in the anti-dumping portion of this case.[read more]

Plenty of Opportunities Still Left in International Junior E&Ps: Interview with Amin Haque

November 23, 2013 by Jim Patrick

Amin Haque provides MGI Securities with research coverage of international explorers, producers and oilfield service companies. Haque brings 14 years of financial market experience, seven of which have been devoted to equity research analysis.[read more]

Will the SEIA Settle the US-China Solar Energy Dispute?

October 3, 2013 by Kristopher Settle

U.S.-China Solar Dispute

Trade tension between the U.S. and China on solar energy ramped up another notch when China’s Ministry of Commerce announced they are activating preliminary anti-dumping duties on polysilicon imports for photovoltaic solar panels from U.S. manufacturers.[read more]

The Big 5 of The Carbon Trade

September 4, 2013 by Lindsay Wilson

Carbon Trading

When we discuss things like a country’s carbon emissions we generally only consider those that occur within that country's borders. But where does the fuel for those emissions come from? And where do the products a country makes go?[read more]