Recently, Wuxi Suntech announced that it had concluded a strategic cooperation agreement with DSM, and the parties would further cooperate with each other in customized module development. Mr. Zhang Wei, Vice-President of Wuxi Suntech, and Mr. Pascal de Sain, Global Vice-President of DSM attended the signing ceremony.
DSM, based on technology, is engaged in global health, nutrition and material field. Pascal de Sain, Advanced Solar Vice-President of DSM, said that, “The strategic cooperation relationship with Suntech is one important measure to achieve our rapid growth in the photovoltaic market. The ‘profit’ purpose of DSM is to transform the innovation and sustainable development solution into the business with strong value-creating capability that meets the new demands. New materials and new technologies will play an important role in solar PV innovation, which will be helpful for reducing leveling cost per kilowatt hour and for facilitating the wide application of solar energy. Only the close cooperation among the upstream and downstream of the industry can achieve such purpose.
Therefore, we are looking forward to the cooperation with Suntech and have a win-win outcome in the future.”
Mr. Zhang Wei, Vice-President of Wuxi Suntech, states that, “Wuxi Suntech has been cooperating with DSM for six years and the parties have scored an achievement in module innovative application. The products of high power and high reliability have been the eternal pursuit of the PV industry, and clients need specific and innovative modules. The anti-soil modules and wear-resistant modules jointly developed by Suntech and DSM, by virtue of innovative technology, could stably improve module power and client returns. In the PV market with more and more homogenized products, under the principle of being customer-oriented and innovative application, Suntech will achieve the best value with the excellent matching, and win both the market shares and reputation with differential products.”