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DRAM contract prices continue to fall, says DRAMeXchange

Aug 31, 11:40

DRAM contract prices continue trending downwards in the second half of August, according to DRAMeXchange. Pricing in the spot market is also facing a continual drop amid weak deman...

China-based poly-Si suppliers reportedly purchasing from spot market

Aug 25, 11:18

China-based polycrystalline silicon (poly-Si) suppliers, especially those with downstream operations in wafer, cell and module production, are procuring poly-Si from the spot market...

More module makers clear NAND flash inventory to channels, says inSpectrum

Aug 23, 11:01

A stronger price drop took place at the NAND flash spot market this week (August 16-20) amid inventory clearance among memory module houses, according to inSpectrum.

Poly-Si spot prices rise to US$55/kg, say Taiwan makers

Aug 17, 14:31

Spot quotes for poly-Si material have risen from US$50-55/kg in the first half of 2010 to US$55/kg or above currently, in contrast to newly offered contract prices of US$48-49/kg...

Spot prices for solar cells go up to US$1.43-1.45/watt, say Taiwan makers

Aug 17, 13:51

In the international spot market, quotes for crystalline silicon solar cells have increased from US$1.35-1.4/watt in July 2010 to US$1.43-1.45/watt currently due to growing demand...

DRAM contract prices for early August drop, says DRAMeXchange

Aug 16, 15:21

Early August contract quotes for 2GB DDR2 modules have fallen by 8-9%, while the DDR3 segment continued its downward trend, according to DRAMeXchange. The pricing indicates lackluster...

NAND flash spot prices drop on pessimistic outlook, says inSpectrum

Aug 6, 17:08

A price correction occurred in the NAND Flash spot market this week (August 2-6) amid widespread concerns about pricing pressure from the upcoming launch of products made by new processes,...

Spot price for solar cells showing signs of increase in August

Aug 6, 14:09

Spot prices for solar cells could be on the rise in August, as some Taiwan-based manufacturers are attempting to quote at 3% higher than the current spot price, according to industry...

DDR3 contract quotes down for 2H July

Jul 29, 13:15

DDR3 contract quotes have declined 2% on average for the latter half of July while the price for DDR2 parts has remained steady, according to DRAMeXchange.

DRAM prices to rebound in August, says Powerchip chairman

Jul 26, 14:48

Prices for DRAM chips are expected to rebound in August, and begin to stabilize through October, according to Frank Huang, chairman of Powerchip Technology. But seasonal factors may...

Powerchip chairman Frank Huang

DDR1 sees significant demand in spot market, says inSpectrum

Jul 16, 17:06

The DRAM spot market remained slow this week (July 12-16), except for DDR1, the legacy memory product. Some unexpected demand for DDR1 from the Greater China area resulted in a noticeable...

DRAM contract price continues losing strength in 2H July, says inSpectrum

Jul 9, 15:12

Shadowed by a cautious sales outlook among most PC vendors, a mild sequential price drop for DDR3 will continue into the later half of July. The drop in the DDR2 segment has grown...

E-book demand stimulates NAND flash spot pricing, says inSpectrum

Jul 2, 16:46

Spot pricing of low-density NAND flash chips continued rising this week (June 28-July 2), thanks to warming-up demand from white-box e-book makers in China, according to inSpectrum...

DRAM contract quotes likely to decline in July and August

Jul 1, 11:52

Contract quotes for DRAM chips may continue to drop in July and August as Samsung Electronics, buoyed by an improvement in yields of its 46nm process, is reportedly offering 2GB DDR3...

Some Taiwan-based solar cell makers plan to hike spot quotes in 3Q10

Jun 29, 09:57

Some Taiwan-based solar cell makers, viewing that orders received have been in excess of production capacities, plan to raise their spot market quotes from US$1.35/watt currently...

Weakening US dollar spurs speculative trading in DRAM spot market, says inSpectrum

Jun 25, 16:56

Speculative trading took place in the DRAM spot market this week (June 21-25) as some China-based traders/brokers realized that the weakening US dollar against the Chinese yuan allowed...

DRAM spot market still quiet, says inSpectrum

Jun 18, 17:00

The DRAM spot market remained weak this week (June 14-17), with prices staying mostly flat, according to inSpectrum.

Price correction seen in DRAM spot market again, says inSpectrum

Jun 11, 17:49

A price correction in the DRAM spot market occurred again this week (June 7-11) as brokers/traders dumped their inventory, according to inSpectrum.

Poly-Si supply on spot market tightens

Jun 9, 14:03

Poly-Si supply on the international spot market has been particularly tight recently, according to sources from solar wafer makers, adding that even contract shipments are showing...

Speculative trading brings an unexpected DRAM spot price rebound, says inSpectrum

Jun 4, 16:03

Spot price of DDR2 posted an unexpected rebound this week (May 31-June 4) amid speculative trading at the Greater China region, according to inSpectrum.

Acute price correction seen amid memory module price cuts, says inSpectrum

May 28, 16:39

Driven by major memory module houses' sharp price cuts, corresponding DRAM spot prices have posted an acute drop this week, especially for the DDR2 segment, according to inSpectrum...

DDR2 spot price goes further down, says inSpectrum

May 21, 15:44

A stronger price correction occurred in both DRAM and NAND flash spot markets this week (May 17-21). With the DRAM contract market having seen a complete crossover to DDR3, DDR2 was...

Price correction continues in DRAM, NAND flash spot markets, says inSpectrum

May 14, 17:02

A price correction in the DRAM and NAND flash spot markets continued this week (May 10-14), resulting in mild price drops, according to inSpectrum.

DRAM and NAND flash spot prices drop, says inSpectrum

Apr 30, 17:07

Both the DRAM and NAND flash spot markets remained weak this week (April 26-30), resulting in price correction, said inSpectrum.

Memory spot market remains weak ahead of holiday in China, says inSpectrum

Apr 23, 16:17

Buying incentives for memory continued to be weak this week (April 19-23), resulting in a mild price drop in the DRAM and NAND flash spot markets, according to inSpectrum.

Producer hanging onto Poly-Si supply in hopes of spot price increase

Apr 22, 11:09

Polycrystalline silicon (poly-Si) spot price has increased to US$55/kg compared with US$50-55/kg seen in the first quarter, and prices for some express orders have risen to US$56-57,...

Demand slows down in DRAM spot market, says inSpectrum

Apr 16, 17:01

With most memory module houses having already stocked up many DDR2 chips, demand slowed down this week (April 12-16), resulting in a price correction, according to inSpectrum.

DRAM vendors raise contract quotes for 1H April, says inSpectrum

Apr 9, 17:02

Despite a mild price drop in the DRAM spot market, major vendors have been able to raise quotes for both DDR2 and DDR3 in the contract market in the first half of April. A mild price...

Strong DRAM spot price rally followed by price correction, says inSpectrum

Apr 2, 16:53

After a surge of about 30% in both DDR2 and DDR3 spot prices in March, a price correction was seen this week (March 29-April 2), according to inSpectrum.

Spot prices for 1Gb DDR2 go beyond DDR3

Newswatch - Mar 26, 16:39

Spot market prices for 1Gb DDR2 memory have drifted higher to surpass those for same-density DDR3 parts, DRAMeXchange data show.

Speculation sends DRAM spot prices to record high, says inSpectrum

Mar 26, 16:28

Spot prices for all types of DRAM hit record-high levels this week (March 22-26), thanks to price hikes by some vendors and speculative trading, according to inSpectrum.

Motech seeking hikes in solar cell contract prices for 2Q10, says chairman

Mar 25, 16:46

Taiwan-based solar cell maker Motech Industries is negotiating with clients for higher contract prices for the second quarter of 2010 due to booming demand, according to company chairman...

DDR3 spot prices reach US$3

Mar 23, 14:57

Spot market prices for branded 1Gb DDR3 chips continued rallying to close at US$3 on average on March 22, while effectively tested (eTT) DDR3 climbed to US$2.98, according to DRAMe...

DDR2 gains stronger momentum, says inSpectrum

Mar 19, 16:53

Spot price of DDR2 gained stronger momentum this week (March 15-19), thanks to price hike by Kingston Technology, as well as inventory replenishments from the emerging markets, according...

DRAM spot prices keep rising

Mar 19, 11:47

Spot prices for mainstream 1Gb DDR2 and same-density DDR3 have recently rallied to approach the US$3 mark, reflecting demand is outstripping supply, according to industry sources.

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