26 Aug '14, 2pm

More & more Chinese solar companies are considering an overseas production facility:

Trina Solar said it was planning to better serve its growing US customer base on the back of increased demand through establishing its first PV module manufacturing operations outside China. Image: Trina Solar The company guided total 2014 module shipments (including its own PV power plant projects) of 3.6GW to 3.8GW with the US accounting for at least 28% to 30% of the total. Major PV manufacturer, Trina Solar said it was planning to better serve its growing US customer base on the back of increased demand through establishing its first PV module manufacturing operations outside China. Management noted in its second quarter earnings call that module demand from the US had increased significantly in the second quarter of 2014 and projected similar strong demand through the rest of the year. Demand was expected to remain strong in 2015 based on preliminary customer requirem...

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