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2017-08-17

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 surged by 20% between the end of July and the middle of August. The polysilicon supply has tightened up suddenly because the leading supplier in China had to do an emergency repair at one of its factories. This added to the pressure on the supply caused by annual plant .. more

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Wafer (US$)
2017/08/16 update

Item Avg Chg
Super High Efficiency Multi-Si Wafer 0.688 (0 %)
Diamond-wire Slicing Multi-si Wafer 0.623 (0 %)
High Efficiency Multi-Si Wafer 0.675 (0 %)
Mono-Si Wafer 0.778 (0 %)

Cell (US$)
2017/08/16 update

Item Avg Chg
China-made High Efficiency Multi-Si Cell 0.231 (0 %)
Taiwan-made High Efficiency Multi-Si Cell 0.236 (0 %)
Mono-Si PERC PV Cell 0.320 (0 %)
Mono-Si Cell 0.239 (-0.83 %)
【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 ] !

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 polys.. 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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