Profile: JA Solar Holdings Co Ltd (JASO.O)
27 Feb 2017
JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd., incorporated on July 6, 2006, is a holding company. The Company designs, develops, manufactures and sells solar power products that convert sunlight into electricity for a range of uses. The Company is engaged in manufacturing and selling solar modules, as well as silicon wafer manufacturing. The Company operates through two segments, including manufacturing and solar projects. The manufacturing segment includes design, development and manufacture of photovoltaic (PV) products. The solar projects segment includes downstream solar projects, which are involved in electricity generation. The Company's principal products consist of both monocrystalline and multicrystalline solar cells and solar modules.
The Company sells its products primarily under JA Solar brand name, and also produces original equipment for manufacturers or customers, including original equipment manufacturers (OEMs). The Company produces and sells a range of module types that fulfill various requirements of its customers, including from on-grid systems to off-grid systems, from commercial use to industrial use, and from residential to public utility use. The Company is also engaged in the provision of solar product processing services and project development services. It sells solar power products to module manufacturers, system integrators, project developers and distributors. It has customers in various markets, including China, Japan, the United Kingdom, India, the United States, Thailand, the Netherlands, Australia, Switzerland and Guatemala.
The Company is engaged in the design, development, manufacturing and sales of solar power products based on crystalline silicon technologies. The Company offers multicrystalline and monocrystalline solar modules in 48-cell, 60-cell and 72-cell formats. The power output of its mainstream multicrystalline and monocrystalline 60-cell modules ranges from 255 watts to 270 watts and from 265 watts to 280 watts, respectively. The Company produces and sells a range of monocrystalline and multicrystalline solar cells. It offers Cypress series under solar cells. The Company produces multicrystalline silicon wafers with an average thickness of over 180 microns and monocrystalline silicon wafers with an average thickness of approximately 190 microns.
The Company competes with Trina Solar Limited, Jinko Solar and Canadian Solar.
JA Solar Holdings Co Ltd
7/F, 36 Jiang Chang San Road, Zh
SHANGHAI SHA 200436