Asia remains the most important sales region for Meyer Burger, accounting for 73% of net sales during the first half of 2019 (68% in H1 2018), while Europe accounted for 21% (28% in H1 2018) and the Americas provided approx. 6% (3% in H1 2018).
The company has a strategic deal with Oxfrod PV to supply equipment for its perovskite cells at a productionlant in Germany.
"Meyer Burger will continue to make substantial investments in research and development in order to remain a market leader in the premium segment" said Brändle. "With our focus on developing high-efficiency industrial HJT production solutions, we have achieved record cell efficiency of over 24.7% in commercialized HJT systems. We are already working on a roadmap for HJT cells with even higher levels of efficiency. The collaboration with REC will lead to a quantum lead in the manufacture of HJT / SmartWire modules."