Solar panels near Tianjin, China
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Solar panel row benefits Taiwan

Taiwan's manufacturers are benefiting from a trade battle between the US and China over solar panels.

Solar panels are supposed to be a product of the future, but they are caught up in an old battle between China and the US.

Some analysts are warning of a trade war after the US slapped tariffs on Chinese-made solar panels.

But while it is causing headaches for some mainland firms, for others places such as Taiwan, it is actually helping their businesses.

The BBC's Cindy Sui has more from Taipei.