2017-01-19

Wafer and PV Cell Raise Price in Advance: Price Trend

Lunar New Year Holidays are coming and spot prices across the entire PV supply chain have maintained stably. However, most of PV manufacturers predict that both si wafer and PV cell will increase their prices after the Lunar New Year. Thus, some module makers began.. more
2017-01-12

Price for Mid-stream PV Sectors May Hike after the Lunar New Year: Price Trend

Prices across the PV supply chain gradually stop fluctuating as it is close to the Lunar New Year. Most Chinese solar vendors will continue manufacturing products during the holiday, while some Chinese polysilicon and Taiwanese PV cell makers will reduce production ca.. more
2017-01-05

Margin of PV Cells Squeezed due to Differentiated Price Trend

For the whole January, orders for solar products across the supply chain has mostly been dealt due to the upcoming Lunar New Year, and EnergyTrend found that the spot prices did not, and will not, significantly fluctuate in the recent. The strong, expected demand in Chi.. more
2016-12-29

Mono-si Supply Shortage Restricts Margin of PV Cells: Price Trend

Continuing price hike for polysilicon in China during December significantly raised wafer's cost, found EnergyTrend. Mono-si wafer has been in a serious shortage of supply, so its price stayed peaked. Multi-si wafer price nearly stopped fal.. more
2016-12-22

Polysilicon Prices Keep On Rising; Midstream Sectors Trying to Maintain Profitable: Price Trend

In contrast to the continuing price hike for polysilicon in China, downstream module prices on various markets have trended downward in December, putting a damper on the price level on the overall supply chain, including multi-si wafers and mono- and multi-si PV cells, with .. more
2016-12-15

Midstream Prices to Decline Further Before Lunar New Year: Price Trend

Price support remains in China in December, According to EnergyTrend’s observation. Multi-Si wafers and cells from the overseas saw significant decline in prices after mid-December. Prices are expected to keep declining before the Lunar New Year.   .. more
2016-12-08

Midstream Prices Reflects Downtrend Due to the Absence of Installation Boom Before June 30 2017: Price Trend

Although it’s rumored that the 2017 deadline for grid-connection in China may change back to June 30th, the rising prices in the entire supply chain from October to November has led to weak stock offload under such high prices. According to EnergyTrend’s ob.. more
2016-12-01

Mid-to-Downstream Sectors Witness Significant Price Decline Due to Exchange Rate: Price Trend

Midstream sectors began to have clear pricing as leading multi-Si wafer companies announced their latest price quotes. According to EnergyTrend’s observation, while the polysilicon market continued to witness rising prices, the multi-Si wafer market that suffered f.. more
2016-11-24

Dec. PV Price Trend Hinges on Cost of Multi-Si Wafer: Price Trend

With demand for PV installations beginning to wane on the advent of winter, PV prices are in somewhat confusion. Prices of overseas modules dropping further, those of upstream polysilicon continuing to rise, and midstream prices wavering, as players are waiting for wafer an.. more
2016-11-17

Prices in PV Supply Chain Have Peaked and Expected to Drop in Late November

Product orders are tapering off across the PV supply chain as some projects that are required to connect to the grid before the year-end deadline are almost completed. Though polysilicon, wafer and cell prices have been on the rise during the past.. more

 

SOLAR MARKET STATUS

TrendForce Expects Polysilicon Prices to Remain High in Third Quarter Even Though Supply Might Start to Improve in Mid-September

The latest PV market analysis from EnergyTrend, a division of TrendForce, finds that the average global spot price of polysilicon has.. more

RESEARCH

China’s Cumulative PV Installations Could Reach 250GW by 2020

China has targeted installing 86.5GW PV capacity during 2017-2020 under the 13th Five-Year National Development Plan, including 54.. more

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