2016-06-23

Multi-si PV Cells’ Price Starts Falling Again, While Demand to Mono-si Products Maintains: Price Trend

Chinese markets’ strong demand to PV products has been concluded by the end of installation rush for the June 30 due date. Market demand to multicrystalline PV products significantly decreased, triggering a rapid price drop in this week. In contrast, demand to monoc.. more
2016-06-08

Price Decline for Multi-Si Wafers to Accelerate as PV Market Will Again Experience Oversupply in Next Half of 2016, Expected EnergyTrend

China’s PV market remains uncertain as the installation rush in the country comes to the end and the government has not released any detailed plans on domestic PV targets and related subsidies. Therefore, PV manufacturers in China and T.. more
2016-06-03

Price Trend: PV Demand May Cool Down after Price-decreasing June

World leading manufacturer of multi-si wafers GCL-Poly reported lower price after SNEC 2016 tradeshow taking place in Shanghai, China in late May, driving multi-si wafers’ price to drop by US$0.02 per piece in June. Consequently, spot prices among every sect.. more
2016-05-27

Price Trend: Pessimistic PV Market Outlook for Q3, Price to Fall throughout the Supply Chain

Following the conclusion of SNEC 2016, China’s largest PV industry exhibition, future industry trends have gradually become clearer. With China’s strongly domestic demand in the first half of this year, production has been full. Yet the large amount of grid.. more
2016-05-19

PV Demand Fell Ahead of SNEC as Industry Waits for Clearer Market Outlook

Members of the PV industry will be gathering in Shanghai next week for China’s largest solar energy trade show, SNEC 2016. The tradeshow will provide a venue for manufacturers across the PV supply chain to negotiate their orders in June. Therefore, the global .. more
2016-05-13

Weaker PV Demand in China Leads to Price Fluctuation: Price Trend

Ever since the Lunar New Year, polysilicon prices have increased rapidly to RMB 145-150/kg recently. As market uncertainties have mostly been eliminated, prices have turned stable. Weaker demand from downstream sectors may lead to slower price growth and prices will p.. more
2016-05-05

PV Price Fluctuation Slows Down Before SNEC: Price Trend

Manufacturers have finished negotiating for May orders, leading to smaller fluctuation in prices. Due to the interruption of trade wars, the polysilicon market still witness slight supply shortage, resulting in stronger prices. But prices increased in a slower-pace limited by.. more
2016-04-28

Polysilicon Price Skyrocketed, While Prices in All Segments of PV Supply Chain Weakened: Price Trend

Aside from polysilicon that sees stronger prices, prices in all segment of PV supply chain have weakened. The industry will cool down after June 30th, where grid-connection will mostly be completed by then. Demand is expected to decrease, resulting in lower overall price.. more
2016-04-21

Prices in All Segments of PV Supply Chain Weaken except Polysilicon Market

Seasonality and the end of installation rush in China have weakened prices of multi-Si products, from wafers to cells and modules, said Corrine Lin, assistant research manager for EnergyTrend, a division of TrendForce. Polysilicon prices in China, on the other hand, ha.. more
2016-04-15

Polysilicon's Price Skyrocketed, Si Wafer's Price Cut: Price Trend

Last week, China government suddenly started to investigate thoroughly polysilicon material sources that circumvented China's anti-dumping and countervailing duties and smuggled to the Chinese market. This move worsened the availability of spot products for polysilicon i.. more