China Industry Articles

Articles and Statistics on GCiS Targeted Industries

 

The Road Ahead A Look at China’s Automotive Coatings Market

This article is based on a GCiS multi-client report: China Automotive Coatings Market Research Report.

Repair and OEM coatings markets are fundamentally very different, as one shadows automotive production and the other follows more closely with customer preferences. Luke Johnson, senior analyst at GCiS China Strategic Research, discusses some of the findings from their recent market study on automotive coatings with Coatings World.

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The China LED wafer market: A story of commoditization

This article is based on a GCiS multi-client report: China LED Wafers Market Research Report.

In the September 2012 edition of LEDs Magazine, an analyst from GCiS examines China's quest to develop the domestic LED industry, and how the high and medium-power LEDs have been resilient to the traditional commoditization model whereas declining prices and overcapacity witnessed in the low-power LED market suggests overinvestment. The article also explains how the value chain will congregate around three distinct steps over the course of the next decade steps. Presently, by comparison, the market sees four or more process layers in the value chain which strip the industry of efficiency and profits.

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Security Systems in China – Demand Trends among Different End-User Industries

This article is based on a GCiS multi-client report: China Video Surveillance System Market Research Report.

In the world’s most populous and fourth largest country, security systems are expected to play a major role in both general “urban security” as well as corporate and personal security. The current China market for security systems is growing at an impressive rate of 25% according to a recent report published by GCiS China Strategic Research.

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Green and Eco Friendly Materials Are the Latest Spotlight in China’s Construction Market

The 6th China International New Wall-Building Materials, Equipment and Technology exhibition opened at the Beijing China International Exhibition Center on May 10th. The show was attended by a total of more than 200 exhibitors from both China and abroad, showcasing fly ash and coal ballast brick-making technology and equipment which utilizes construction waste and other materials sources, as well as other mixers, hauling and packaging equipment. At the show, products that met new regulations regarding energy and land, environmental protection, waste, thermal insulation industrial policy, fire resistance, lightweight requirements etc were popular, but especially “hot” were the new wall building materials.

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Submersible Pumps in China

This article is based on a GCiS multi-client report: China Submersible Pumps Market Research Report.

China's submersible pumps industry is seeing strong domestic support from the municipal, construction and mining sectors. With ongoing commercial and residential development in addition to the modernization of tier 2 and 3 cities, municipal purchases especially are driving the industry. The market is fairly concentrated and competition is strong, especially in the low end of the market. High quality foreign imports represent around 5% of the market, while exports count for around 25%. Top quality products are seeing threats from illegal counterfiets, protection of IP still seen as a significant problem for foreign players to overcome.

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