China Titanium Dioxide Industry Trend under Changing Environment Edition (1)

China has become the biggest titanium dioxide production country since 2009. From 2009 to 2013, domestic capacity of titanium dioxide increased from 1,766,000 t/a to 3,037,000 t/a, with a CAGR of 14.52%. China is one of the largest consumers of titanium dioxide in the world. Titanium dioxide made in China is mainly for domestic use. In 2013, its apparent consumption volume was about 1,782,062 tonnes....

Business Direction of Amino Acid Companies Edition (1)

Amino acid industry hot topics since 2013: Capacity of bulk amino acids (especially lysine and methionine) continued to increase in the world, intensifying the competition in global market. Due to increasing competition and weak demand, the market of bulk amino acids in China continued in recession. Leading producers of bulk amino acids started to cut peoduction since end 2013, and the price of bulk...

Titanium Dioxide White Paper Edition (1)

Hot topic: In China, the main technology for producing titanium dioxide is by sulfuric acid process. However, this method is polluted and with low profit. So almost 80% of producers adopting this technology suffered losses. On the contrary, chlorination process was comparatively environmental friendly, and with high quality. But the code technology was monopolized by foreign giants. However, Yunnan...

Research on Global and China Tin Industry, 2014-2018

Please Note: The report is in Chinese version now. The English version will be delivered in 2 business days. Research on Global and China Tin Industry, 2014-2018, focuses on the research on market demand and supply, price trend, and business performances of key enterprises in tin industry as well as the in-depth study on industry competition, downstream application and industry chain. In addition,...

Research on China Germanium Market, 2014-2018

Please Note: The report is in Chinese version now. The English version will be delivered in 2 business days. Research on China Germanium Market, 2014-2018, focuses on the in-depth research on the market supply and demand, price trend, downstream demand, and business performance of key manufacturers as well as industry competition and industry chain. In addition, this report also analyzes the business...

2014 Semi-annual Report Analysis of China Phosphorus Chemical Listed Enterprises Edition (1)

The eleven major listed phosphorus chemical enterprises issued their 2014 semi-annual report on time, but it provided some unfavorable information: In H1 2014, the total revenue of the eleven listed enterprises reached USD8.93 billion, down 4.24% YoY. At the same time, more than half of them suffered a decrease of their total operating revenue. In the aspect of profit status, the overall situation...

Phosphorus Chemical Industry Policy Dynamics (Q3 2014) Edition (1)

In the past years, though China’s phosphorus chemicals industry obtained great achievement, some problems have always been there and need to be solved timely. Serious resource waste, low production concentration and high energy consumption, price rising of energy, raw material and labor force have restrained the industry’s development. To solve these problems, a series of policies had or...

Phosphorus Chemical Industry Company Dynamics (Q3 2014) Edition (1)

The whole Chinese phosphorus industry chain is in decline at present and players in it are trying best to improve their business performance. As of the end of Aug. 2014, all the listed phosphorus chemical companies in China released their 2014 semi-annual reports, but about half of them suffered losses. Among them, Luxi Chemical Group Co., Ltd. (Luxi Chemical)’s net profit down 25.14% YoY in...

Research and Investment Prospect of China’s Biodegradable Plastics Industry, 2014

Please Note: The report is in Chinese version now. The English version will be delivered in 2 business days. China’s research and application of biodegradable plastics began in 1980s with the attempt to promote the industrialization of this product in China. Now, the premise is getting mature to promote the biodegradable plastics in a national scope. The consumption of plastics bags in China...

Production and Market of Alpha and Beta-Pinene in China Edition (6)

Dynamic news: During 2013 and H1 2014, the pinene market was depressed. Specially, for α-pinene, it was basically no profit, while β-pinene had gained a little profit. It is a dilemma for the deep processing enterprises engaged in pinene separation to produce or non-produce. Many of them cut down to buy it because of their less pinene orders. Most enterprises still mainly consumed their early inventory,...