JA Solar taps Manitu Solar to expand in Eastern Europe

JA Solar has tied up with Manitu Solar, a PV distributor in Hungary, to expand its presence in the Eastern European markets.

Manitu Solar, which has experience in developing ground-mounted and rooftop projects, will distribute JA Solar’s solar modules. Manitu Solar has developed a distribution network with over 300 local downstream enterprises.

JA Solar accounts for approximately 10 percent of the solar market globally. The company has over 20 regional offices and facilities across the globe, providing solar products to more than 100 countries.

“We look forward to establishing long-term partnership with distributors with similar vision to further promote the development of green energy globally,” said Cao Bo, vice president of JA Solar.

Norbert Nagy, CEO of Manitu Solar, said: “We believe that our cooperation will accelerate the deployment of green energy in Hungary and other Eastern European countries.”