The Global Market Forecast for Polysilicon – New Report Released

Polysilicon
Polysilicon is the purest form of silicon and the second most abundant element available in nature

Polysilicon ( Solar Thermal Magazine)

Polysilicon is the purest form of silicon and the second most abundant element available in nature. It is used as a feedstock material in most solar energy applications. The processing of polysilicon is the initial step in the manufacture of silicon-based solar PV equipment.

Apart from its usage in the PV industry, polysilicon is also extensively used in the Semiconductor industry for the manufacture of electronic-grade semiconductor products. Currently, the major part of the revenue of the Global Polysilicon market is generated from the PV industry.

g1 solar cell wafer of polysilicon

TechNavio’s analysts forecast the Global Polysilicon market to grow at a CAGR of 17.2 percent over the period 2014-2019.

Covered in this Report

The Global Polysilicon market can be segmented into three divisions by purity grade: Electronic Grade, Medium Grade, and Upgraded Metallurgical Grade. The market is divided into two segments by end-user types: PV Industry and Semi-conductor Industry.

TechNavio’s report, Global Polysilicon Market 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the Americas, and the EMEA and APAC regions; it also covers the Global Polysilicon market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key Regions

• Americas
• APAC
• EMEA

Key Vendors

GCL-Poly Energy
• Hemlock Semiconductor
• OCI
• Wacker Chemie

Other Prominent Vendors

• AE Polysilicon
• CSG Holding
• Daqo New Energy
• KCC
• LDK Solar
• MEMC Electronic Materials
• PV Crystalox
• Renewable Energy
• Tokuyama
• Woongjin Polysilicon

Market Driver

• Increase in Solar Energy Consumption
• For a full, detailed list, view our report

Market Challenge

• Fluctuating Prices
For a full, detailed list, view the report

Market Trend

• Decrease in Production Cost
• For a full, detailed list, view our report

Image Credit GCL

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