CORRECTION -- JA Solar Announces Correction to Record Date for ADS Ratio Change

CORRECTION -- JA Solar Announces Correction to Record Date for ADS Ratio
Change

SHANGHAI, China, Nov. 20, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The press release "JA Solar
Announces ADS Ratio Change," issued by JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd.
(Nasdaq:JASO), ("JA Solar" or the "Company"), on November 16, 2012,
incorrectly stated the shareholder record date for the change in the ratio of
the Company's American Depositary Shares to ordinary shares as December 10,
2012. The Company today announced that the correct shareholder record date is
December 7, 2012.

As originally stated, the change in ratio of JA Solar's American Depositary
Shares to ordinary shares will take effect on December 10, 2012.

The complete, corrected release follows.

SHANGHAI, China, Nov. 16, 2012 -- JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. (Nasdaq:JASO),
("JA Solar" or the Company"), one of the world's largest manufacturers of
high-performance solar cells and solar power products, today announced that it
will change the ratio of its American Depositary Shares ("ADSs") to ordinary
shares from one (1) ADS representing one (1) ordinary share to one (1) ADS
representing five (5) ordinary shares, effective on December 10, 2012.

Each shareholder of record at the close of business on December 7, 2012 will
be required to exchange every five ADSs then held for one new ADS. The effect
on the ADS price will take place on December 10, 2012.

For JA Solar's ADS holders, this ratio change will have the same effect as a
one-for-five reverse ADS split. There will be no change to JA Solar's
underlying ordinary shares. ADS holders will be required to surrender their
existing ADSs in exchange for new ADSs of the Company. The Company's
Depositary, The Bank of New York Mellon, will provide further details on or
prior to November 26, 2012 to NASDAQ and other market participants.

About JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd.

JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. is a leading manufacturer of high-performance
solar power products that convert sunlight into electricity for residential,
commercial, and utility-scale power generation. The Company is one of the
world's largest producers of solar cells. Its standard and high-efficiency
product offerings are among the most powerful and cost-effective in the
industry. The Company also produces solar modules that it distributes under
its own brand and produces on behalf of solar manufacturers globally. The
Company shipped 1.69 GW of solar power products in 2011. JA Solar is
headquartered in Shanghai, China, and maintains production facilities in
Shanghai, as well as Hebei, Jiangsu and Anhui provinces. For more information,
please visit www.jasolar.com.

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Forward-looking Statements

This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of
the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of
1995. These forward-looking statements can be identified by words such as
"may," "expect," "anticipate," "aim," "intend," "plan," "believe," "estimate,"
"potential," "continue," and other similar statements. Statements other than
statements of historical facts in this announcement are forward-looking
statements, including but not limited to, our expectations regarding the
expansion of our manufacturing capacities, our future business development,
and our beliefs regarding our production output and production outlook. These
forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties
and are based on current expectations, assumptions, estimates and projections
about the Company and the industry. Further information regarding these and
other risks is included in Form 20-F and other documents filed with the
Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company undertakes no obligation to
update forward-looking statements, except as may be required by law. Although
the Company believes that the expectations expressed in these forward-looking
statements are reasonable, it cannot assure you that its expectations will
turn out to be correct, and investors are cautioned that actual results may
differ materially from the anticipated results.

CONTACT: In China
        
         Nick Beswick
         Brunswick Group
         Tel: +86-10-5960-8600
         E-mail: jasolar@brunswickgroup.com
        
         In the U.S.
        
         Patricia Graue
         Brunswick Group
         Tel: +1-415-671-7676
         E-mail: jasolar@brunswickgroup.com

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