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The Lab Instrument and Apparatus Manufacturing market research report provides key industry analysis and industry statistics, measures market size, analyzes current and future industry trends and shows market share for the industry’s largest companies. IBISWorld publishes the largest collection of industry reports so you can see an industry’s supply chain, economic drivers and key buyers and markets.

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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Lab Instrument and Apparatus Manufacturing industry in China supplies general and specialized analytical instruments to the education, healthcare and food production sectors. Driven by the rapid development of companies in these sectors, the industry has been flourishing. Over the five years through 2016, industry revenue has been growing at an annualized rate of 12.0% to $5.6 billion. However, annual growth was volatile, ranging between 7.7% and 29.1% over the period.

The industry is highly dependent on imports of high-end products, as there is a huge technological gap between Chinese and foreign lab instrument manufacturers. In 2016, imports are estimated to account for 27.6% of domestic demand of the analytical apparatus market...

Industry Report - Industry Analysis Chapter

Over the past five years, the Lab Instrument and Apparatus Manufacturing industry in China has been growing at an annualized rate of 12.0% to $5.6 billion in 2016. The double-digit growth rate is the result of the government's support for and the rapid development of downstream firms in the education, healthcare and food production sectors. In 2016, total industry output is expected to reach 1.9 million units.

In 2011, growth fell to 7.8%. In 2012, due to a rise in demand, industry revenue increased 29.1%. In 2013, a slowdown in the economy led revenue growth to fall to 5.1%. In 2014, growth rebounded to 11.5%. In 2015 and 2016, affected by slowing down economic growth and sluggish demand, industry increase at relatively slower growth of 8.2% and 7.7%. Alt..

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IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Lab Instrument and Apparatus Manufacturing Industry are

  • Ability to alter products in favor of market conditions
  • Economies of scale
  • Ability to raise revenue from additional sources
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    What is the Lab Instrument and Apparatus Manufacturing Industry?

    The Lab Instrument and Apparatus Manufacturing industry in China produces instruments used for qualitative analysis, quantitative analysis, and structural analysis based on the experimental subjects’ physical, chemical, and electrical properties.

    Industry Products
    Separations
    Life science instrumentation
    Atomic spectroscopy
    Surface science techniques
    Molecular spectroscopes
    Mass spectrometers
    Other instruments
    Industry Activities
    Manufacturing general measuring instruments used in laboratories
    Manufacturing measuring apparatus used in other industries
    Manufacturing mass spectrometers and chromatographs
    Manufacturing X-Ray generators, enhancers, and inspectors
    Manufacturing gas and smog measuring apparatus
    Manufacturing analyzers of optical properties of subjects

    Table of Contents

    About this Industry
    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry at a Glance
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Industry Performance
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Downstream Markets
  • Import Competition
  • Industry Systems and Technology - Professional and Scientific Equipment mfg
  • Purchasing Policy
  • Real GDP

  • Current Performance
  • International trade
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Exports and imports
  • Table: Lab Instrument and Apparatus Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Lab Instrument and Apparatus Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Products & Markets
    Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Pharmaceutical Manufacturing
  • Medical Research
  • Colleges & Universities
  • General Hospitals

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Basic Plastics and Synthetic Resin Manufacturing
  • Plastic Board, Pipe & Sheet Manufacturing
  • Printed Circuit Board Manufacturing
  • Semiconductor Manufacturing
  • Synthetic Rubber Manufacturing

  • Products & Services
  • Separations
  • Life science instrumentation
  • Other instruments
  • Atomic spectroscopy
  • Surface science techniques
  • Molecular spectroscopes
  • Mass spectrometers
  • Chart: Lab Instrument and Apparatus Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
  • The level of real GDP
  • Growth in downstream industries
  • Product quality
  • Government policy

  • Major Markets
  • Other
  • Pharmaceutical manufacturers
  • Colleges and universities
  • Government testing institutes
  • Agricultural and food manufacturing companies
  • Government research institutes
  • Biotech firms
  • Oil and gas sector
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Lab Instrument and Apparatus Manufacturing Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Competitive Landscape
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Purchases
  • Wages
  • Depreciation
  • Utilities and rent
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Lab Instrument and Apparatus Manufacturing

  • Basis of Competition
  • Product quality
  • Technology progress
  • Product pricing
  • Service
  • Customer relationships

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Lab Instrument and Apparatus Manufacturing Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Major Companies
    Agilent Technologies (China) Co. Ltd.Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.Shimadzu CorporationMettler Toledo (China) Co. Ltd.Beijing Purkinje General Instrument Co. Ltd.
  • Table: Agilent Technologies (China) Co. Ltd. - financial performance
  • Table: Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: Shimadzu Corporation - financial performance
  • Table: Mettler Toledo (China) Co. Ltd. - financial performance
  • Table: Beijing Purkinje General Instrument Co. Ltd. - financial performance

  • Operating Conditions
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Lab Instrument and Apparatus Manufacturing Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

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

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Key Statistics
    Table: Industry Data for the Lab Instrument and Apparatus Manufacturing Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2007-2021)
  • Industry Gross Product (2007-2021)
  • Establishments (2007-2021)
  • Businesses (2007-2021)
  • Employment (2007-2021)
  • Exports (2007-2021)
  • Imports (2007-2021)
  • Wages (2007-2021)
  • Total Assets (2007-2021)
  • Output (2007-2021)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Jargon & Glossary
    Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer
  • Spectroanalytical instrument for the quantitative analysis of chemical elements by absorption of optical radiation.
  • Chromatograph
  • Instrument that can separate mixtures in liquid and gaseous phases.
  • Mass Spectrometer
  • Lab analytical instrument that measures the mass-to-charge ratio of charged particles.
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