Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
In the past five years, the Bottled Water Production industry has developed rapidly. The government has implemented several industry standards and regulations that have provided confidence in the market and to consumers. The competitive landscape has also changed, with growth in foreign and private capital and investment across the industry. State-owned enterprises were the main players in the industry 20 years ago, but now most have withdrawn from the industry. Private and stock companies now make up the largest proportion of the industry's firms.
Foreign and joint venture companies benefit from advanced technologies and equipment for bottled and canned water production. They generally have larger capital reserves and invest more to research and develop new products.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Analysis Chapter
Revenue for the Bottled Water Production industry has been increasing at an annualized rate of 15.0% in the five years through 2014, to total $18.2 billion. This strong growth has been driven by high growth in domestic demand as incomes increased and more people choosing to drink bottled water instead of boiling their own tap water for drinking.
The industry suffered little from the financial crisis that started in late 2008; any negative effects were offset by increasing domestic demand and industry revenue maintained high growth in 2009 and 2010. Additionally, large enterprises expanded their sales networks, driving industry revenue and establishment growth. Industry revenue is expected to increase 14.5% in 2014 with the recovery of China's macro-economy... purchase to read more