Plumbing in China

Demand for plumbing products in China will grow 9.9 percent annually through 2012. Ongoing trends toward multiple bathrooms and larger kitchens and further penetration of bathtubs and showers in Chinese homes will help fuel gains. The residential market will remain dominant while the nonresidential market will grow the fastest.

This study analyzes the 75.6 billion yuan plumbing product industry. It presents historical demand data for the years 1997, 2002 and 2007, and forecasts for 2012 and 2017 by material (e.g., vitreous china, metal, plastics), product (e.g., sink fixtures, toilet fixtures, bathtub and shower fixtures, lavatory fittings, bathtub and shower fittings, sink fittings), market (e.g., residential, nonresidential) and geographic region.

The study considers market environment factors, details industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles 32 industry players, including TOTO, Foshan City Faenza Sanitary Ware and Kohler.

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Purchase Plumbing in China by the Section

  1. Plumbing in China

    $5,100.00

    1. 1 INTRODUCTION

      $201.00

    2. 2 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

      $173.00

      1. Table | PLUMBING PRODUCT SUPPLY & DEMAND IN CHINA (billion yuan) 2002 - 2017

    3. 3 MARKET ENVIRONMENT

      $2,383.00

      1. 3.1 General

        $99.00

      2. 3.2 Macroeconomic Overview

        $291.00

        1. Table | GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT OF CHINA 1997 - 2017

      3. 3.3 Demographic Overview

        $283.00

        1. 3.3.1 Population

          $170.00

          1. Table | POPULATION OF CHINA (million persons) 1997 - 2017

        2. 3.3.2 Households

          $82.00

          1. Table | HOUSEHOLDS IN CHINA BY REGION (million units) 1997 - 2017

      4. 3.4 Industrialization & Manufacturing Trends

        $103.00

        1. Table | MANUFACTURING VALUE ADDED IN CHINA (billion 2006 yuan) 1997 - 2017

      5. 3.5 Labor Force & Employment Trends

        $155.00

        1. Table | URBAN LABOR FORCE & EMPLOYMENT TRENDS IN CHINA 1997 - 2007

      6. 3.6 Personal Income Trends

        $129.00

        1. Table | PER CAPITA GDP IN CHINA BY REGION (2006 Chinese yuan) 1997 - 2017

      7. 3.7 Banking System & Regulation

        $169.00

        1. Table | INTEREST RATES IN CHINA, 1997-2007 (annual percentage rate)

      8. 3.8 Currency Exchange Rates

        $113.00

        1. Table | CHINESE CURRENCY EXCHANGE RATES, 1997-2007 (yuan per foreign currency)

      9. 3.9 The Five-Year Plan

        $166.00

      10. 3.10 Building Construction Expenditures

        $875.00

        1. Table | BUILDING CONSTRUCTION EXPENDITURES IN CHINA (billion 2006 yuan) 1997 - 2017

        2. 3.10.1 Residential

          $429.00

          1. Table | RESIDENTIAL BUILDING CONSTRUCTION EXPENDITURES IN CHINA (billion 2006 yuan) 1997 - 2017

          2. Table | HOUSING STOCK & LIVING SPACE IN CHINA 1997 - 2017

        3. 3.10.2 Nonresidential

          $315.00

          1. Table | NONRESIDENTIAL BUILDING CONSTRUCTION EXPENDITURES IN CHINA (billion 2006 yuan) 1997 - 2017

          2. Table | NONRESIDENTIAL BUILDING STOCK IN CHINA (million square meters) 1997 - 2017

    4. 4 OVERVIEW

      $476.00

      1. 4.1 General

        $196.00

        1. Table | PLUMBING PRODUCT SUPPLY & DEMAND IN CHINA (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

      2. 4.2 Pricing Trends

        $82.00

      3. 4.3 Foreign Trade

        $112.00

        1. Table | CHINESE FOREIGN TRADE IN PLUMBING PRODUCTS (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

      4. 4.4 World Plumbing Product Outlook

        $93.00

        1. Table | WORLD PLUMBING PRODUCT DEMAND (million US dollars) 1997 - 2017

    5. 5 PLUMBING FIXTURES BY MATERIAL

      $1,238.00

      1. 5.1 General

        $172.00

        1. Table | PLUMBING FIXTURES DEMAND IN CHINA BY MATERIAL 1997 - 2017

      2. 5.2 Vitreous China

        $144.00

        1. Table | VITREOUS CHINA PLUMBING FIXTURES DEMAND IN CHINA BY PRODUCT (000 units) 1997 - 2017

      3. 5.3 Metal

        $416.00

        1. Table | METAL PLUMBING FIXTURES DEMAND IN CHINA BY MATERIAL (000 units) 1997 - 2017

        2. 5.3.1 Cast Iron

          $118.00

          1. Table | CAST IRON PLUMBING FIXTURES DEMAND IN CHINA BY PRODUCT (000 units) 1997 - 2017

        3. 5.3.2 Steel & Other Metals

          $159.00

          1. Table | STEEL & OTHER METAL PLUMBING FIXTURES DEMAND IN CHINA BY PRODUCT (000 units) 1997 - 2017

      4. 5.4 Plastic

        $406.00

        1. Table | PLASTIC PLUMBING FIXTURES DEMAND IN CHINA BY MATERIAL (000 units) 1997 - 2017

        2. 5.4.1 Acrylic

          $104.00

          1. Table | ACRYLIC PLUMBING FIXTURES DEMAND IN CHINA BY PRODUCT (000 units) 1997 - 2017

        3. 5.4.2 Fiberglass

          $111.00

          1. Table | FIBERGLASS PLUMBING FIXTURES DEMAND IN CHINA BY PRODUCT (000 units) 1997 - 2017

        4. 5.4.3 Other Plastic

          $84.00

          1. Table | OTHER PLASTIC PLUMBING FIXTURES DEMAND IN CHINA BY PRODUCT (000 units) 1997 - 2017

      5. 5.5 Other Materials

        $99.00

        1. Table | OTHER MATERIAL PLUMBING FIXTURES DEMAND IN CHINA BY PRODUCT (000 units) 1997 - 2017

    6. 6 PLUMBING FIXTURES BY PRODUCT

      $1,596.00

      1. 6.1 General

        $87.00

      2. 6.2 Supply & Demand

        $131.00

        1. Table | PLUMBING FIXTURES SUPPLY & DEMAND IN CHINA (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

      3. 6.3 Sink Fixtures

        $443.00

        1. Table | SINK FIXTURES DEMAND IN CHINA BY PRODUCT (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

        2. 6.3.1 Lavatories

          $149.00

          1. Table | LAVATORY DEMAND IN CHINA BY MATERIAL (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

        3. 6.3.2 Kitchen Sinks

          $131.00

          1. Table | KITCHEN SINK DEMAND IN CHINA BY MATERIAL (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

        4. 6.3.3 Other Sinks

          $82.00

          1. Table | OTHER SINK DEMAND IN CHINA BY MATERIAL (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

      4. 6.4 Toilet Fixtures

        $376.00

        1. Table | TOILET DEMAND IN CHINA BY PRODUCT (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

        2. 6.4.1 Sitting Toilets

          $97.00

          1. Table | SITTING TOILET DEMAND IN CHINA BY MATERIAL (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

        3. 6.4.2 Squat Toilets

          $99.00

          1. Table | SQUAT TOILET DEMAND IN CHINA BY MATERIAL (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

        4. 6.4.3 Urinals

          $96.00

          1. Table | URINAL DEMAND IN CHINA BY MATERIAL (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

      5. 6.5 Bathtub & Shower Fixtures

        $450.00

        1. Table | BATHTUB & SHOWER FIXTURES DEMAND IN CHINA BY PRODUCT (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

        2. 6.5.1 Bathtubs

          $117.00

          1. Table | BATHTUB DEMAND IN CHINA BY MATERIAL (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

        3. 6.5.2 Shower Fixtures

          $89.00

          1. Table | SHOWER FIXTURES DEMAND IN CHINA BY MATERIAL (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

        4. 6.5.3 Whirlpool Bathtubs

          $109.00

          1. Table | WHIRLPOOL BATHTUB DEMAND IN CHINA BY MATERIAL (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

      6. 6.6 Other Plumbing Fixtures

        $109.00

        1. Table | OTHER PLUMBING FIXTURES DEMAND IN CHINA BY PRODUCT (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

    7. 7 PLUMBING FITTINGS

      $1,151.00

      1. 7.1 General

        $111.00

        1. Table | PLUMBING FITTINGS SUPPLY & DEMAND IN CHINA (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

      2. 7.2 Lavatory Fittings

        $221.00

        1. Table | LAVATORY FITTINGS DEMAND IN CHINA BY PRODUCT (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

        2. 7.2.1 Single Lever Controls

          $82.00

        3. 7.2.2 Two Lever Controls

          $82.00

        4. 7.2.3 Other Lavatory Fittings

          $82.00

      3. 7.3 Bathtub & Shower Fittings

        $325.00

        1. Table | BATHTUB & SHOWER FITTINGS DEMAND IN CHINA BY PRODUCT (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

        2. 7.3.1 Single Lever Controls

          $82.00

        3. 7.3.2 Personal Showers

          $82.00

        4. 7.3.3 Bathtub & Shower Combinations

          $82.00

        5. 7.3.4 Shower Heads & Fittings

          $82.00

        6. 7.3.5 Other Bathtub & Shower Fittings

          $82.00

      4. 7.4 Kitchen & Other Sink Fittings

        $267.00

        1. Table | KITCHEN & OTHER SINK FITTINGS DEMAND IN CHINA BY PRODUCT (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

        2. 7.4.1 Single Lever Controls

          $82.00

        3. 7.4.2 Deck Faucets

          $82.00

        4. 7.4.3 Other Sink Fittings

          $82.00

      5. 7.5 Other Plumbing Fittings

        $226.00

        1. Table | OTHER PLUMBING FITTINGS DEMAND IN CHINA BY PRODUCT (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

        2. 7.5.1 Flush Valves & Controls

          $82.00

        3. 7.5.2 Lawn & Hose Fittings

          $82.00

        4. 7.5.3 Drains & Overflows

          $82.00

        5. 7.5.4 All Other Plumbing Fittings

          $82.00

    8. 8 MARKETS

      $1,391.00

      1. 8.1 General

        $181.00

        1. Table | PLUMBING PRODUCT DEMAND IN CHINA BY MARKET (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

      2. 8.2 Residential

        $417.00

        1. 8.2.1 Demand by Product

          $87.00

          1. Table | RESIDENTIAL PLUMBING PRODUCT DEMAND IN CHINA BY TYPE (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

        2. 8.2.2 Demand by End Use

          $252.00

          1. Table | RESIDENTIAL PLUMBING PRODUCT DEMAND IN CHINA BY END USE (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

          2. Table | NEW RESIDENTIAL PLUMBING PRODUCT DEMAND IN CHINA BY TYPE (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

          3. Table | RESIDENTIAL IMPROVEMENT & REPAIR PLUMBING PRODUCT DEMAND IN CHINA BY TYPE (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

      3. 8.3 Nonresidential

        $688.00

        1. 8.3.1 Demand by Product

          $100.00

          1. Table | NONRESIDENTIAL PLUMBING PRODUCT DEMAND IN CHINA BY TYPE (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

        2. 8.3.2 Demand by End Use

          $214.00

          1. Table | NONRESIDENTIAL PLUMBING PRODUCT DEMAND IN CHINA BY END USE (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

          2. Table | NEW NONRESIDENTIAL PLUMBING PRODUCT DEMAND IN CHINA BY TYPE (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

          3. Table | NONRESIDENTIAL IMPROVEMENT & REPAIR PLUMBING PRODUCT DEMAND IN CHINA BY TYPE (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

        3. 8.3.3 Demand by Building Type

          $306.00

          1. Table | NONRESIDENTIAL PLUMBING PRODUCT DEMAND IN CHINA BY BUILDING TYPE (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

          2. Table | OFFICE & COMMERCIAL PLUMBING PRODUCT DEMAND IN CHINA BY TYPE (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

          3. Table | INSTITUTIONAL PLUMBING PRODUCT DEMAND IN CHINA BY TYPE (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

          4. Table | INDUSTRIAL & OTHER PLUMBING PRODUCT DEMAND IN CHINA BY TYPE (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

      4. 8.4 Other Markets

        $105.00

        1. Table | OTHER MARKETS FOR PLUMBING PRODUCTS IN CHINA (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

    9. 9 REGIONAL TRENDS

      $1,505.00

      1. 9.1 General

        $226.00

      2. 9.2 Regional Demographic & Economic Trends

        $237.00

        1. 9.2.1 Population Patterns

          $114.00

          1. Table | POPULATION OF CHINA BY REGION (million persons) 1997 - 2017

        2. 9.2.2 Economic Outlook

          $82.00

          1. Table | GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT OF CHINA BY REGION (billion 2006 yuan) 1997 - 2017

      3. 9.3 Regional Building Construction Expenditures

        $124.00

        1. Table | BUILDING CONSTRUCTION EXPENDITURES IN CHINA BY REGION (billion 2006 yuan) 1997 - 2017

      4. 9.4 Regional Demand for Plumbing Products

        $918.00

        1. Table | PLUMBING DEMAND IN CHINA BY REGION (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

        2. 9.4.1 Central-North

          $134.00

          1. Table | CENTRAL-NORTH REGION OF CHINA: PLUMBING PRODUCT DEMAND (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

        3. 9.4.2 Northeast

          $174.00

          1. Table | NORTHEAST REGION OF CHINA: PLUMBING PRODUCT DEMAND (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

        4. 9.4.3 Central-East

          $119.00

          1. Table | CENTRAL-EAST REGION OF CHINA: PLUMBING PRODUCT DEMAND (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

        5. 9.4.4 Central-South

          $134.00

          1. Table | CENTRAL-SOUTH REGION OF CHINA: PLUMBING PRODUCT DEMAND (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

        6. 9.4.5 Southwest

          $129.00

          1. Table | SOUTHWEST REGION OF CHINA: PLUMBING PRODUCT DEMAND (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

        7. 9.4.6 Northwest

          $139.00

          1. Table | NORTHWEST REGION OF CHINA: PLUMBING PRODUCT DEMAND (million yuan) 1997 - 2017

    10. 10 INDUSTRY STRUCTURE

      $4,181.00

      1. 10.1 General

        $106.00

      2. 10.2 Industry Composition

        $102.00

        1. Table | REVENUE DATA: SELECTED PLUMBING PRODUCT COMPANIES, 2007 (million yuan)

      3. 10.3 Market Share

        $184.00

      4. 10.4 Product Development & Manufacturing

        $82.00

      5. 10.5 Competitive Strategies

        $101.00

      6. 10.6 Marketing & Distribution

        $103.00

      7. 10.7 Foreign Participation in Chinese Market

        $427.00

        1. 10.7.1 Legal & Regulatory Issues

          $145.00

        2. 10.7.2 Joint Ventures

          $134.00

        3. 10.7.3 Wholly Owned Foreign Enterprises

          $82.00

        4. 10.7.4 Representative Offices

          $82.00

      8. 10.8 COMPANY PROFILES

        $3,065.00

        1. 10.8.1 Annwa Ceramic Sanitary Ware Company Limited

          $82.00

        2. 10.8.2 Appollo Science & Technology for Building Materials Company Limited

          $82.00

        3. 10.8.3 Chongqing Swell Ceramics Group Industry Company Limited

          $82.00

        4. 10.8.4 Corporacion Empresarial Roca SA

          $106.00

        5. 10.8.5 CRW Shower Equipment Company Limited

          $82.00

        6. 10.8.6 Fortune Brands Incorporated

          $280.00

        7. 10.8.7 Foshan City Faenza Sanitary Ware Company Limited

          $84.00

        8. 10.8.8 Fujian Joyou Group Corporation

          $82.00

        9. 10.8.9 Giessdorf Plumbing Incorporated

          $85.00

        10. 10.8.10 Globe Union Industrial Corporation

          $148.00

        11. 10.8.11 Grohe AG

          $129.00

        12. 10.8.12 Guangdong Dongpeng Ceramic Company Limited

          $82.00

        13. 10.8.13 Guangdong Huayi Plumbing Fittings Industry Company Limited

          $82.00

        14. 10.8.14 Guangdong Jiaodun Industrial Company Limited

          $82.00

        15. 10.8.15 Guangzhou Seagull Kitchen and Bath Products Company Limited

          $82.00

        16. 10.8.16 HKR International Limited

          $88.00

        17. 10.8.17 Hocheng Corporation

          $82.00

        18. 10.8.18 Huihuang Plumbing Group Company Limited

          $82.00

        19. 10.8.19 Ideal Standard International

          $247.00

        20. 10.8.20 Jomoo Group Company Limited

          $82.00

        21. 10.8.21 JS Group Corporation

          $97.00

        22. 10.8.22 Kohler Company

          $203.00

        23. 10.8.23 Lehua Ceramic Sanitary Ware Company Limited

          $82.00

        24. 10.8.24 Masco Corporation

          $189.00

        25. 10.8.25 Shanghai Roddex Bath Hardware Company

          $82.00

        26. 10.8.26 Shenluda Group Company Limited

          $82.00

        27. 10.8.27 Tangshan Huida Ceramic Group Company Limited

          $83.00

        28. 10.8.28 TOTO Limited

          $132.00

        29. 10.8.29 Watts Water Technologies Incorporated

          $82.00

        30. 10.8.30 Wenzhou Hongsheng Group

          $82.00

        31. 10.8.31 Xiamen Solex Industries Incorporated

          $137.00

      9. 10.9 Other Companies Mentioned in the Study

        $82.00

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