Canadian Solar opens office in Brazil

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Canadian Solar Inc. (Nasdaq: CSIQ) announced Wednesday the opening of a sales and business development office in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The company said the office will help expand and strengthen its South American sales network and broaden regional customer service capabilities.

Canadian Solar Chairman and Chief Executive Office Shawn Qu stated in a release that having a strong presence in Brazil is a strategic move for the company based on South America’s promise as a market for solar power.

The company said it intends to further its utility-scale project development arm and create a residential and commercial customer base as solar continues to develop and claim a larger part of the Brazilian renewable matrix.

Canadian Solar now has 11 offices around the world and has delivered more than 4 GW of solar modules worldwide, the company stated in a release.

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