Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Battery Manufacturing industry in China is dominated by foreign-funded companies. More than 50.0% of the assets of the industry's large-scale enterprises are owned by joint ventures or foreign enterprises, including ones based in Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan. Japanese capital accounts for the majority of the industry's foreign capital.
Industry revenue is set to total $125.5 billion in 2014, up 8.7% for the year. Annualized revenue growth is estimated at 18.6% over the past five years. Domestic demand is expected to total $121.4 billion in 2014, up 8.5% from the previous year.
Battery imports have declined as more foreign firms set up manufacturing facilities in China and their output becomes part of domestic production. Imports are expected to account for 5.3%.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter
The Battery Manufacturing industry has a low concentration level as there are many small and medium enterprises operating in the industry and industry revenue is spread across a large number of participants. The top four firms account for only 8.8% of industry revenue in 2014.
A significant number of manufacturers operate on a small scale and are privately owned. The majority of these lack substantial capital, technologies and employees. The low level of concentration also reflects the diverse nature of the industry's products. Firms tend to focus on particular markets and the majority of enterprises manufacture single products. Only a few of the larger firms are able to manufacture a variety of batteries... purchase to read more