315 news items tagged spot market
DRAM contract quotes likely to decline in July and AugustThursday 1 July 2010
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 3Q10Tuesday 29 June 2010
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 inSpectrumFriday 25 June 2010
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 inSpectrumFriday 18 June 2010
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 inSpectrumFriday 11 June 2010
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 tightensWednesday 9 June 2010
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 inSpectrumFriday 4 June 2010
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 inSpectrumFriday 28 May 2010
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 inSpectrumFriday 21 May 2010
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 inSpectrumFriday 14 May 2010
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 inSpectrumFriday 30 April 2010
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 inSpectrumFriday 23 April 2010
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 increaseThursday 22 April 2010
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 inSpectrumFriday 16 April 2010
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 inSpectrumFriday 9 April 2010
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 inSpectrumFriday 2 April 2010
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 DDR3Friday 26 March 2010
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 inSpectrumFriday 26 March 2010
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 chairmanThursday 25 March 2010
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$3Tuesday 23 March 2010
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 inSpectrumFriday 19 March 2010
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 risingFriday 19 March 2010
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.
DDR2 spot pricing up on shrinking supply, says inSpectrumFriday 12 March 2010
Spot price of DDR2 regained momentum this week (March 8-12) amid shrinking supply from memory module houses, according to inSpectrum.
China-based PV module maker to lower quotes by 10% after feed-in tariff cuts in GermanyFriday 12 March 2010
An unspecified China-based maker of PV modules plans to lower its spot market quotes by 10%, from US$1.7-1.85/W currently, the third quarter of 2010 in a bid to maintain its global...
Taiwan-based PV module makers raise quotes by 2.7-2.8%Tuesday 9 March 2010
Taiwan-based producers of photovoltaic (PV) modules made of crystalline silicon solar cells hiked their spot market prices by 2.7-2.8% from US$1.8-1.85/watt to US$1.85-1.9/watt in...