2017-03-09

Midstream PV Sectors Striving for Positive Margin: Price Trend

China’s installation rush has yet emerged until early March as expected, while PV supply chain have started fluctuating. Strong demand to mono-si products drove the prices to hike during this week; by contrast, spot prices for midstream mul.. more
2017-03-02

With Prices Declining Significantly, Suppliers are Conservative toward Demand in April: Price Trend

The Chinese market continues to witness weak demand in March because installation boom hasn’t appeared as anticipated. According to EnergyTrend’s observation, the lower-than-expected Chinese demand from February to M.. more
2017-02-23

Prices to Reflect a Downtrend Due to the Absence of Installation Boom: Price Trend

The Chinese market has started to hold bids for power plants in February. Judging from the winning prices, modules prices have declined. The winning price for 5MW of Hanwha’s 280W mono-Si modules reached RMB 2.91/W (US.. more
2017-02-16

Mid-stream PV Price Suspends Increasing and Trend Will Remain Obscure through March: Price Trend

PV demand after the Lunar New Year has slightly cooled down, spot prices for mid-stream sectors hence suspended the upward trend prior to the holidays. Adding weaker demand in the U.S. and European markets, the overall price trend is trapped .. more
2017-02-09

PV Market Witnesses Stagnation in Prices After Lunar New Year: Price Trend

Although the Lunar New Year holiday has ended, employees in China will have to wait until the Lantern Festival to return to work. In addition, power plant installation has been suspended in China during the Lunar New Year holiday, leading to slightly higher module .. more
2017-01-26

PV Cell and Mono-Si Product Prices Rapidly Increases: Price Trend

Spot prices for mid-stream PV sectors have accelerated rising since last week and PV cell price increased more rapidly than other sectors due to former loss. Prices for monocrystalline products, which are still in supply shortage, even surged. Polysilicon supply in China.. more
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

 

SOLAR MARKET STATUS

Mono-Si Prices Have Kept Dropping and the Competition with Multi-Si Has Become Severe: Price Trend

This week, the price movements are mostly concentrated in the mono-si supply chain. Because there were sufficient inventories for mono-si .. more

RESEARCH

The New Phase of Top Runner Program Favors Companies Already Dominant in Application Bases and N-Type Solutions in Technology Bases

China’s National Energy Administration (NEA) has recently released the official list of proposed projects under the Top Runne.. more

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