Vietnam company finding a silver lining to US-China trade war, due to Asian supply chain shift
- Vinasolar, owned by Shanghai-based Yize New Energy, started production in Vietnam in 2014, after the United States and EU put tariffs on solar panels
- Now it is seeing a huge surge in orders, as other Chinese companies look to avoid US tariffs by exporting materials for assembly in Vietnam, then onto America
Behind the Tariffs: The human stories of the US-China trade war
Beyond the tweets, beyond the rhetoric are the stories of real people affected by the US-China trade war. In this six-part podcast series journalists Finbarr Bermingham and Naomi Ng investigate six objects and the stories they can tell us about the state of trade.