China Industry Articles

Articles and Statistics on GCiS Targeted Industries

 

Opportunities in China's Green-Tech Sector

Regulatory reform has paved the way for green-tech opportunities, but economics will determine what succeeds.

This article explores opportunities in the vast green-tech sector in China, including conventional power, alternative energy, transmission, green building materials, water treatment technology, transportation and consumer products. It also offers discussion on the regulatory environment, investment opportunities and most likely future trends for green technology in China.

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China's Green Building Materials Market: Trends and Opportunities

This article is based on a GCiS multi-client report: China Green Building Materials Market Research Report

The scale of both construction and energy consumption provide unequalled opportunities in China’s green building materials. But a fragmented market and uneven enforcement of efficiency standards in high growth regions is throwing down hurdles for suppliers.

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China's Fuel Cells Market is a Long Way Off

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

Despite funding and support, high costs and the exclusion of adequate distribution channels in China’s newly built energy infrastructure weigh heavily against the emergence of fuel cells. Pity, latent demand would make this the world’s biggest hydrogen market. 

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The China Market for Anti-Corrosive Coatings Introduction

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

A recent study evaluates at USD 276 Bn/year the cost of corrosion on the American economy alone, all surfaces included. In China, where unchecked economic growth has caused extensive damage to the environment, the potential costs of unheeded corrosion might be even higher. Such a huge cost calls for action, and open wide opportunities for suppliers of anti-corrosive coatings (ACC).

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Software Integration in China

The purpose of this article is to provide a living description of the software integration business in China today. Rather than concentrate of market based numbers or focusing on technologies, what we would like to address is what the current situation is actually like: what is being done, why its being done this way and what it means for foreign companies operating in China.

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