Chinese sanitary ware products account for the largest share in the world

Posted on April 02 2022

In the process of China's integration into the global economic environment, its economic strength has risen rapidly, and China has become one of the most dynamic economic regions in the world. China's economic infrastructure has been extensively constructed and improved, and its industrial development has gradually matured, with obvious advantages of lower labor costs. China's sanitary hardware takes full advantage of this advantage and gradually becomes the world's largest sanitary hardware manufacturing country.

 And the strengthening of the central position is first manifested in the overall growth in exports of bathroom manufacturers' products in recent years. The export growth rate of products of major sanitary ware manufacturers is higher than the growth rate of output and higher than the growth rate of sales in the domestic market. The major sanitary ware products are in full bloom, not only traditional traditional products such as power tools, hand tools, and construction hardware products The growth rate is very high, and in the past, the export growth rate of kitchen appliances and faucet products with a small proportion of exports was also very obvious in 2004. The huge market and the gravity of the central position will further attract the transfer of hardware multinational manufacturers' manufacturing centers to China.

Fast export growth of sanitary ware manufacturers faces transformational challenges

The annual export of China's sanitary ware manufacturers has maintained an average annual growth rate of about 8%. In 2012, statistics showed that the export quota of sanitary ware manufacturers exceeded US $ 5 billion for the first time, ranking third in light industry exports. It is expected that in the next few years, sanitary ware manufacturers will A steady and rapid growth was achieved at a rate of 10%, among which the sanitary molds have achieved an annual growth rate of 15% to 20%. China has gradually become a world-leading exporter of integrated production and processing of sanitary wares, and has successfully squeezed into the world's faucets. One of the big producing countries.

Now at least 70% of China's sanitary ware industry is a private enterprise, which is the main force for the development of the sanitary ware industry. China has gradually become the world's largest hardware processing country and faucet exporter, and has become one of the world's largest sanitary hardware faucet production countries, with a vast market and consumption potential. It is reported that the production and sales of Chinese sanitary ware manufacturers have ranked first in the world, and it is the world's largest producer, exporter and consumer of sanitary ware manufacturers. The rapid development in the past is completely a way to pursue volume and speed. With the adjustment of the domestic economic structure, the increase of various costs, and the crisis of the international market economy, the export situation will not be optimistic. Many bathroom manufacturers export enterprises. Will face a decline in profits, transformation and upgrading of the export model.

Industrial advantages of Chinese bathroom manufacturers

Speaking of the distribution of China's sanitary ware manufacturers' industries, the vast majority of them are the first three regions in Zhejiang, Fujian and Guangdong. After decades of operation, the development of the faucet industry in Fujian, Zhejiang, and Guangdong has become increasingly mature and has become the main source of faucet industry in China. Guangdong production areas mainly produce faucets, valves, water tank accessories, induction sanitary ware, bathroom cabinets, leisure bathrooms, and ceramic sanitary wares. Guangdong production area is currently the province with the most complete domestic industrial chain, the largest number of enterprises, and the most famous brands.

It is reported that there are nearly 500 manufacturers engaged in the production of sanitary wares in Shuikou Town, Kaiping, with more than 30,000 employees. The domestic market share of the products reaches more than 40%, and the export volume increases at a rate of 20% each year. Chaozhou mainly produces ceramic sanitary ware. There are more than 800 ceramic sanitary ware manufacturers, whose output accounts for half of the country's, and its exports are large. It has also become an OEM distribution center for many domestic brands. It is currently the most dynamic and potential tap production base in the country. Foshan mainly produces bathroom furniture, faucets, hardware pendants and stainless steel sinks, shower rooms, ceramic sanitary ware, etc. A conservative estimate is that there are no less than 3,000 manufacturers in the entire Foshan area.

At present, the sales output value of Fujian faucets has leapt to the first in the country. According to statistics, in 2011, among the top 30 cumulative exports of sanitary ware export sources, Haixi sanitary kitchen base led by Fujian occupied 20 seats. Fujian sanitary ware manufacturers have occupied 70% of the country's market share, with 31 manufacturers above designated size.

Fujian Province is famous for its Nan'an plumbing hardware sanitary ware, which is centered in Luancang Town and Yingdu Town, Nan'an City, and Xiamen's Weifang Kitchen Industry with Xiamen Luda and Gold Cabinet as its core. Nan'an has become the leading place for Chinese plumbing and plumbing faucets. It has a sales force of hundreds of thousands of building materials and plumbing throughout the country, and it has also created a miracle that “there will be no water in the nation ’s faucets without Nanan people.

In particular, Fujian's faucet manufacturers with Nan'an as the center have an output value of over 25 billion yuan, an increase of 25% year-on-year in 2012, and the total output value ranks first in the country. There are nearly 400,000 sales staff in Nan'an bathroom manufacturers all over the country. They not only sell products produced in Fujian, but also control the sales of faucet products in other parts of the country. The total annual sales are nearly 400 billion yuan.

Strong market development for future bathroom manufacturers

At present, a large number of bathroom manufacturers across the country have joined the domestic brand bathroom hardware market competition through transformation and upgrading. Thanks to the booming sales of the property market in recent years and the strong demand from sanitary ware manufacturers, the pressure on manufacturers' transformation and market development is relatively small. New and emerging sanitary ware hardware brands have emerged intensively, which have increased market expansion.

In recent years, with the rapid development of China's property market, it has brought huge business opportunities to domestic bathroom manufacturers and manufacturers, and has also opened the prelude to the domestic brand battle in the bathroom market. Strong export-oriented sanitary ware manufacturers, and a large number of small and medium-sized sanitary ware manufacturers, including the original sanitary ware manufacturers that rely on the domestic sanitary market, have accelerated their domestic brand sanitary hardware market development plans. Momentum.