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2017-09-14

Strong Chinese Market to Push Annual Global Photovoltaic Demand Above 100 Gigawatts for 2017

China will again take the leading share of the total annual photovoltaic (PV) demand worldwide in 2017, says the latest Gold Member Solar Report by EnergyTrend, a division of TrendForce. China’s solar demand for this year has surpassed earlier expectations due to the surging installations of distributed PV systems. With China’s contribution, the annual global PV demand is also projec.. more

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PV MARKET STATUS

Wafer (US$)
2017/09/13 update

Item Avg Chg
Super High Efficiency Multi-Si Wafer 0.690 (-0.72 %)
Diamond-wire Slicing Multi-si Wafer 0.623 (0 %)
High Efficiency Multi-Si Wafer 0.676 (-1.02 %)
Mono-Si Wafer 0.804 (0.25 %)

Cell (US$)
2017/09/13 update

Item Avg Chg
China-made High Efficiency Multi-Si Cell 0.225 (0 %)
Taiwan-made High Efficiency Multi-Si Cell 0.234 (-0.43 %)
Mono-Si PERC PV Cell 0.319 (0 %)
Mono-Si Cell 0.238 (0 %)
【Annoucement】The “highest point” of high-efficiency multi and mono-Si cells is the average price of PERC. The price of Chinese and Taiwanese multi-Si cells is referring to cells with efficiency of 18.2%, while the price of high-efficiency cells is referring to cells with efficiency higher than 18.4%. The price of mono-Si cells is referring to efficiency of 19.8-19.9%. If any questions, please feel free to [ contact us ] !

Price Trend: Wacker Factory Explosion and Section 201 Clouding PV Supply Chain

The explosion at the Wacker chemical plant in Tennessee of the U.S. last week has aggravated the strained polysilicon supply,.. more

Prices of Cylindrical Lithium Cells Picked Up in First Quarter Due to Rising Demand From xEV Market


The sales of x-electric vehicles (xEV) in China reached a historic high of 300,000 units in 2015. Correspondingly, the market.. more

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