Category Archives: Price Trend

Price Trend: Supply and Demand of Polysilicon and Si-wafer Sectors Are Getting Tight, and End Market Will Focus on Price-performance Ratio

published: 2019-05-09 16:54 | editor | category: Price Trend
This week, the overall market atmosphere focused on the project content of domestic policy. The purchase standard of end-system manufacturers is based on the price-performance ratio which will be indicated with grid-parity. The interaction between the upstream polysilicon and si-wafer sectors is getting strained. The reduction of polysilicon supply and the decrease of the existing inventory of si-wafer were the cause of tension. ...  more

Price Trend: Polysilicon Price Rises and Momentum after Policy Release Is Expected to Continue until 2H19

published: 2019-05-02 17:09 | editor | category: Price Trend
With the release of domestic policy and the arrival of holiday after the announcement, the overall market looked forward to the start of work after the holiday. Upstream polysilicon price continued to rise this week after last week’s rebound; the shortage of raw materials for si-wafer continued to expand, seemingly influenced by downstream PV cell; although downstream PV cell and module price didn’t increase completely, they were expected to develop differently after the holiday. ...  more

Price Trend: Due to China’s Uncertain Policy, Overseas Demand Is Expected to Be the First to Be Released

published: 2019-04-11 16:48 | editor | category: Price Trend
This week, the overall market price is still relatively low. Despite the slowdown in demand, the capacities of some products have remained high. Upstream polysilicon and si-wafer reflected the sense of powerlessness between the current supply and demand in the market, and price has continued to drop slowly. ...  more

Price Trend: Market Conditions at Home and Abroad Are at Odds due to the New Tax System and Exchange Rate Changes

published: 2019-03-28 17:07 | editor | category: Price Trend
This week’s overall market price volatility was not entirely reflected in the continued slowdown in demand. There were influences of external environmental factors, including the exchange rate and the new tax system. The real market prices have yet to be known after the actual response next week. Upstream polysilicon and si-wafer prices showed diverging trends at home and abroad: in the domestic market, the decline could be attributed to the impact of the tax system, while the increase in the overseas market can be attributed to changes in the exchange rate. ...  more

Price Trend: Demand Slowdown and Rising Stock Levels Lead to Unstable Price Movements

published: 2019-03-21 16:56 | editor | category: Price Trend
This week, the market saw both upward and downward price movements; the unstable price movements are a result of the slowdown of expected demand and the growth of the supply side’s inventory level. The overall supply chain is still based on the trend of major manufacturers, and the current market price trend tends to drop slowly. ...  more