Silicon Module Super League (SMSL) member JA Solar is planning to launch its new 400MW cell plant in Malaysia, next Wednesday. 

JA Solar said in May, 2015 that is was planning a solar cell plant in Malaysia to avoid the US anti-dumping duties and said that expected the plant to be completed and start ramping in the fourth quarter of 2015.

The plant is JA Solar’s first outside China and is located at the Bayan Lepas Industrial Park, Pulau, Pinang in Malaysia and will produce P-type multicrystalline solar cells.