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This is Review on China Ceramics, Ken Huo speaking.We bring you the weekly updates on China ceramic industry.
1. Expansion & South West. South West could become the major production area in China with the inflow of 1.8 billion Yuan investment coming . Rifeng Company will invest 1 billion Yuan for its intelligent ceramic sanitary ware production base, while Monarch-Sanitaryware will pour in 0.8 billion for 5 production lines for intelligent sanitary ware. From January till now, Kito, Gani, Huida Sanitaryware have announced their launch of high-end ceramic projects in Chongqing.
“扩张”和“西南”。 一个月内18亿资金流入，西南地区或成将来陶瓷主要产区。比如，日丰企业智能化陶瓷卫浴生产基地总投资10亿元。帝欧家居签约总投资8亿元，在重庆永川规划5条智能卫浴生产线。1月份到现在，已经有广东金意陶、佛山简一陶瓷、河北惠达卫浴 高端陶瓷项目落户重庆。
Ken’s comments. Local business have already smelled the huge consumption potential in the areas others may have neglected. What about you?
2. Dual Cera-shows. The organizer of the Dual Tanzhou shows announced that the 2019 session of China International Ceramic & Bathroom Products Exhibition ( CICPE), and China(Foshan) International Ceramics Equipment & Materials Exhibition (CICEE) will open in April and May next year respectively in Tanzhou Exhbition Center in Foshan. So far, the product show, CICPE, has already 40% occupancy while major ceramic equipment players like Keda, HLT have signed contract to join the Equipment show (CICEE).
Ken ‘s comments. Early this year, we have seen its difficult yet successful takeoff. 2019 may bring us some surprise? Let’s wait and see.
3. Imported tiles from Europe. Dune, a Spanish brand for ceramic tiles come open its office in Foshan. So far, the top 16 leading groups from Italy are all in China with the 20 plus partners in the market. According to industry sources, some local giants have plans to bring in more EU brands.
Comments. The inflow of EU tiles will have two impacts, strengthen the influence of Foshan as the center for imported tiles, advance the overall development of imported tiles in China.
4. Industry white paper. The first Industry white paper on “ Model configuration of production lines for wall and floor tiles” was released in Foshan. This white paper is the result of the market survey, and list the top companies and technologies in every section. Its success was well supported by the leading Ceramic Industry Associations at national and local levels. The cases demonstrate how to maximize the energy saving, utilize the land, minimize the labour costs and best optimize the productivity. According to Mr. YuFeng, the energy savings are not just numbers, but the concrete results of successful real life examples. Therefore, it’s a valuable reference for the new startup and renovation of production lines.
Ken’s comments. The ceramic manufacturing in China can provide practical methodology to the emerging markets. Cold cash and real examples are the best language in business!