Silicon see-saws to previously unseen highs in the West while China's price falls

Europe now has the world’s most expensive silicon, with prices there and in the United States reaching new all-time highs just as prices have begun to trend down in China - where a silicon shortage started the global uptrend.

The West and China moved in opposite directions in Fastmarkets assessments for the week to Friday October 8, with Europe's price for standard silicon at its highest level since Fastmarkets...

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Orla O'Sullivan

October 13, 2021

17:01 GMT

New York