Asian Ceramics


Heavy clay in China
AC provides a statistical analysis of recent developments in China’s brick and roof tile industries.

Sanitaryware production costs
Yogender Malik looks at varying production costs for some of Asia’s main sanitaryare production centres, and asks what companies can do to achieve more competitive rates going forward.

Digital print: effects on glaze
AC looks at how the digital printing surge has revolutionized decoration and the effect it has had on frit and glaze suppliers.

Indonesian tiles
AC looks at how Indonesia’s tile industry continues to under perform and what it can do to improve its current outlook.

Talking Shop
Jahir Ahmed interviewed Irfan Uddin Rifat, General Secretary of Bangladesh Ceramic Manufacturers & Exporters Association (BCMEA) and Chairman of Fair Organizing Committee of BCMEA’s Ceramic Expo Bangladesh-2017, and also Managing Director of porcelain tableware manufacturer-exporter FARR Ceramics Ltd, to explore critically what is looming on the country’s horizon.

Analysis and insight into Spain.

Hunter and Hunted
William returns from his travel and looks at why we are all “exhibitionists…”

PLUS: news,views,raw materials,comment and much,much more!

"Unlike conventional bricks,red brick walls take a very long time to burn."
See p.38

"The smuggling of tiles has reached 50 per cent of the local production capacity"
See p.43

"Unfortunately brick kilns have poor reputations in this part of the world."
See p.50

a year of news, views and analysis…. Can you afford to miss it? Click here to find out!
Copyright 2010 Bowhead Media Ltd (UK reg no. 6127651)| Website by Some Sites & IWD2