Polysilicon and Wafer Supply Chain Quarterly

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An actionable guide to polysilicon and wafer supply chain trends

The Solarbuzz Polysilicon and Wafer Supply Chain Quarterly delivers unparalleled views into polysilicon and wafer manufacturers’ historic and future strategies. The detailed quarterly database includes two pivot tables that track polysilicon and wafer capacity, production and utilization by maker, fab and phase of investment. The analysis leverages our upstream and downstream expertise, comparing our polysilicon and wafer forecasts to our end market demand scenarios. This enables unique insights into supply, demand and pricing dynamics.

  • Make short-term and long-term forecasts to support business plans
  • Learn how advances in polysilicon and wafer technology are changing the industry and helping to lower costs
  • Understand price and demand dynamics related to polysilicon quality
  • Save time by receiving accurate, quarterly updates of polysilicon and wafer capacity, production and utilization data in extremely user friendly pivot tables
  • Stay competitive with robust analysis of all key polysilicon and wafer industry metrics

Data Covered

  • Excel Data Table
    • 2 separate data bases for polysilicon and wafer
    • Quarterly data beginning 2005 and forecast for five years
      • Data: Capacity, production and utilization
      • Parameters: manufacturer, tier, factory phase, country, region, technology, polysilicon quality, maximum capacity in tons and MW, equipment purchase, order, install, mass production, end dates, and investment fruition probability
    • Financial metrics tracker data base for publicly traded leading polysilicon and wafer companies
    • Quarterly data from 2009 through most recently announced quarter
      • Data: Revenues, gross profit, cash profit, operating profit, recurring profit and net profit
      • Parameters: Consolidated company and relevant business segment data as available, quarterly and annual changes, and averaged trends
  • PowerPoint Analysis covering both polysilicon and wafer
    • Capacity, Production, Utilization Analysis
    • Supply/Demand
    • Price Analysis
    • Cost Analysis
    • Segment Trends (current technical and market trends that change on a quarterly basis)
    • Chinese Polysilicon Import Data
    • Financials
    • Appendices
      • Introduction to Polysilicon and Wafer Supply Chain
      • Report Methodology
      • Glossary

Key Questions Answered

  • What facilities are polysilicon and wafer manufacturers investing in and when?
  • How will evolving polysilicon and wafer technologies affect the industry?
  • What emerging market trends will impact future capacity and production?
  • What is the relationship between supply, demand and pricing?
  • What is the status of key competitor capacity, production and utilization?

Quarterly Delivery Schedule

Week 10

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