A U.S. trade panel has found that low-cost solar panels imported from China and other countries have caused serious injury to U.S. solar manufacturers.
Cheap imports have led to a boom in the U.S. solar industry, where rooftop and other installations have surged tenfold since 2011.
The trade commission has until mid-November to recommend a remedy to President Donald Trump, with a final decision on tariffs expected in January.
A White House spokeswoman declined to comment. President Donald Trump is considered sympathetic to imposing tariffs as part of his “America first” philosophy.