Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Sewage treatment facilities in China are expected to increase revenue by 10.9% in 2014 to total $3.8 billion. Steady demand for industry services over the past five years has stimulated revenue growth of an annualized rate of 12.0% since 2009.
Demand for sewage treatment services has grown substantially due to rapid urbanization and the development of various industrial sectors in China. As more sewage treatment and processing facilities are built across China, large numbers of households and businesses connect to these services, thus increasing demand for treatment, processing, and recycling.
Industry firms generate profit either through subsidies from the government or by providing sewage treatment services to the government.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Investment Chapter
For every dollar spent on labor in this industry, about $1.30 is invested in capital, indicating a very high level of capital intensity. Operators make significant investments in high-tech equipment and facilities for sewage treatment and regeneration, and are constantly introducing new equipment and technologies to improve work efficiency. In addition, the construction of a sewage treatment plant requires a large fixed investment. The capital intensity of this industry is expected to increase steadily, as more investment is made in equipment installation... purchase to read more