In the five years through 2017, the Hotel industry in China has been growing 9.5% on average to an estimated $64.8 billion. The rapid development of tourism in recent years has driven development of hotels in China. Foreign enterprises, which have a significant impact on the industry's development, have introduced brand and chain management concepts and high service standards to China. They have strong and dominant positions in the high-end market, but have recently started moving into the lower-star rated segments. Many foreign hotel management companies have started developing hotels with four- and three-star ratings to capture a larger spectrum of customers and strengthen market positions...purchase to read more.

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The industry concentration level is very low, with the top four players –Shanghai Jinjiang International Hotels Development, Shangri-la Hotels and Resorts, InterContinental Hotels Group, Guangdong (International) Hotel Management Holdings – accounting for a combined market share of 5.6% in 2017. There are numerous players in this market, and all of them have very small market shares. The market is very dynamic, and market shares change every year, as the pace of investment in new capacity differs for most of the players.Overall, there is a trend toward consolidation among hotel management enterprises and toward a rise in scale. Industry concentration levels will gradually increase as a result; however, in the long-term, concentration will remain relatively low...purchase to read more.

Additional Insights for the Hotels Industry

IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Hotels Industry are

  • Economies of scale
  • Having a clear market position
  • Effective product promotion
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Tourism - Visitor Nights: International - Leisure and Gross Government Fixed Investment - Structures - Federal in the Hotels industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Hotels Industry?

    Hotels in China provide accommodation services at the required state standards and quality. Hotels and resorts are licensed to provide accommodation on a room or suite basis. Bathrooms and other facilities are present in most guest rooms.

    Industry Products
  • Accommodation and related services at five-star hotels
  • Accommodation and related services at four-star hotels
  • Accommodation and related services at three-star hotels
  • Accommodation and related services at two-star hotels
  • Accommodation and related services at one-star hotels
  • Industry Activities
  • Operating hotels
  • Operating resorts
  • Operating conference centers with accommodation
  • Operating training centers with accommodation
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Tourism - Visitor Nights: International - Leisure
  • Gross Government Fixed Investment - Structures - Federal
  • Per Capita Disposable Income
  • Developed - Tourism
  • Leisure and Recreational Activity Levels - Leisure Time Availability

  • Current Performance
    Industry performanceGetting biggerCompetition
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Table: Hotels Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Hotels Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Airlines
  • Travel Agencies

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Beer Production
  • Chinese Alcohol Production
  • Soda Production
  • Wine Production

  • Products & Services
  • Accommodation and related services at three-star hotels
  • Accommodation and related services at four-star hotels
  • Accommodation and related services at two-star hotels
  • Accommodation and related services at five-star hotels
  • Accommodation and related services at one-star hotels
  • Chart: Hotels Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
  • Tourism
  • Infrastructure and accessibility
  • Demand from business travelers
  • Availability of low-cost air travel
  • Available leisure time for Chinese citizens
  • Relationship with Taiwan

  • Major Markets
  • Domestic rural travelers
  • Domestic urban travelers
  • Foreign travelers
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Hotels Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Purchases
  • Wages
  • Rent
  • Utilities
  • Renovations
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Hotels

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Hotels Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Shanghai Jinjiang International Hotels Development Co., Ltd., Shangri-la Hotels and Resorts, InterContinental Hotels Group PLC, Guangdong (International) Hotel Management Holdings Limited, BTG-JIANGUO Hotels and Resorts, Jinling Hotel Corporation, Ltd.,
  • Table: Shanghai Jinjiang International Hotels Development Co., Ltd. - financial performance
  • Table: Shangri-la Hotels and Resorts - financial performance
  • Table: InterContinental Hotels Group PLC - financial performance
  • Table: Guangdong (International) Hotel Management Holdings Limited - financial performance
  • Table: BTG-JIANGUO Hotels and Resorts - financial performance
  • Table: Jinling Hotel Corporation, Ltd. - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Hotels Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Hotels Industry
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Industry Gross Product (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)
  • Number of International Tourists (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Enterprise Resource Planning (Erp) System
  • Computer system that allows partner hotels to share guest information and resources.
  • Revpar
  • Measures revenue generated per available room.
  • Star Ratings
  • Ratings of hotels based on the services they provide and the standard of accommodation. Higher star ratings indicate higher luxury levels. See Regulation section for more information.
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