AS Published on Tuesday 20 April 2021 - n° 359 - Categories:PV Watch
A look at how some Chinese industries operate
For nine months, panel buyers have been lulled by the "sweet music" of a shortage. Almost every month, a news item emerges that seems as decisive as the previous one and justifies a price increase. There was the explosion in a silicon factory, a flood, a shortage of glass, a rise in freight, the rise in silver and its corollary silver paste, plastic components. At first you believe it, especially as there is a one-way message. Some time later the figures appear, which put things into perspective. Where do we stand?