The plastic industry is a chemical sub-industry with many varieties and wide application. Due to many advantages, it is applied in more and more fields; in addition, the plastic industry plays an important role in the world nowadays. The plastic product market in China will concentrate on agricultural plastics products, packaging plastic products, building plastic products, industry transportation and engineering plastic products, etc in the future.
The accumulative total output value of the plastic product manufacturing industry amounted to RMB 612.917 billion from Jan to Dec of 2006, up 25.32% y-o-y. From the perspective of sub-industries, the total output value of plastic thread, rope, and knitted fabrics manufacturing industry was RMB 64.597 billion, rising 49.43% y-o-y, increasing fastest; the total output value of plastic thin film manufacturing industry amounted to RMB 96.524 billion, increasing only 17.2% y-o-y, increasing lowest.
The accumulative product sales revenue of the plastic product industry amounted to RMB 612.917 billion from Jan to Dec of 2006, up 23.96% y-o-y. The total loss of the loss-making enterprises in the industry was RMB 4.043 billion, up 16.86% y-o-y.
Comparison of Sales Profit Rate Change of China Plastic Product Industry and Crude Oil Price Variation, H2 2006
Due to the continuous high price of upstream raw materials in the early of 2007, the production and sales of the plastic product industry expanded a bit compared to the same period of 2006, but the increase pace of the industry profit declined much, and the loss sum increased rapidly as well compared to the same period of previous year.
The total output value of the plastic product industry amounted to RMB 96.56 billion from Jan to Feb of 2007, up 25.38% y-o-y. Meanwhile, the accumulative product sales revenue of the plastic product industry was RMB 91.309 billion, rising 24.39% y-o-y. The profit increase of the plastic product industry continued to decline, the accumulative total profit of the plastic product industry amounted to RMB 3.127 billion from January to February, rising 17.3% y-o-y only. The profit of sub-industries all declined, in which that of plastic sheet, pipe, and profile manufacturing industry and manmade & synthetic plastic leather manufacturing industry dropped fastest, down by 0.71% and 90.03% respectively, meanwhile, the profit of the other sub-industries all dropped more than 80%.
Plastic Output, Total Consumption and Consumption Per Capita of Some Countries and Regions, 2003
China plastic industry faces sharp contradiction of upstream raw material supply and demand, low overall equipping level, unreasonable industry structure, inadequate industry concentricity, no intensive scale operation etc, yet, along with the steady growth of China macro economy, the deepening of industrialization process, the continuously expanding of plastic demand, and the upgrade of consumption structure, China plastic industry still has large development space and investment value.
The report researches the overall comparison, performance, operation, investment etc of 20 listed companies of the plastic industry in China in details, and analyzes their main business structure and latest market trend specifically.