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
2016-11-10

Multi-Si Cell Market Reaches Ceiling Price, While Mono-Si Continues to See High Demand: Price Trend

Due to the reduced number of multi-Si orders, multi-Si products will no longer witness increasing prices within mid-sectors of the supply chain this week. EnergyTrend believes multi-Si wafers and cells will soon suffer from slight decline. Prices for mono-Si products w.. more
2016-11-04

Midstream Prices of PV Supply Chain Closing to Rooftop: Price Trend

With trading remaining brisk, overall prices of the PV supply chain has kept on rising this week, with prices of silicon wafers scoring the steepest hike, due to serious shortage of supply. Polysilicon prices on China's spot market has hit RMB 123-125/kg. However, t.. more
2016-10-27

Short-Term Supply Shortage Allows Prices in Mid-Sector of the Supply China to Increase the Most This Year: Price Trend

FiT rates may be lowered in China at around June 30th or September 30th 2017 and the market didn’t seem to be affected by it this week. The increase in module orders continued to boost the number of orders for mid-to-upstream sectors. Last week, the market remaine.. more
2016-10-21

Prices of China-Made PV Modules Spike Following Price Raise in Mid- and Upstream Sectors: Price Trend

Following the step last week, spot prices in the PV supply chain spiked further this week, not only in the up- and midstream sector but also for China's domestic PV modules, a trend expected to continue into first half of November. China's polysilicon prices star.. 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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