Inside the most recent issue...ISSUE: AC20-3
Mota Ceramic Solutions in the spotlight
Brendan Clifford, Co-CEO of Mota Ceramic Solutions gives his view on the challenges facing the industry as a direct result of COVID-19.
Vietnam as a trading hub
In a departure from his normal column, William Hunter looks at how Vietnam is emerging from the Covid pandemic and interviews Mr John Hoang Giang of VITIS JSC about the country’s expanding influence on the tableware sector.
Kiln furniture supply and demand
In a year that had started so positively, 2020 will be long remembered by the expanding kiln furniture sector as one that put an instant halt to progress. Jahir Ahmed looks at how suppliers of this integral part of the production process are putting strategies in place for the “new normal”…
Fuels and firing technology
Rohan Gunasekera looks at how the heavy clay sector of Southern Asia is being forced into making increasingly critical choices over the type of fuel being used to fire brick-making kilns, and weighs availability alongside cost when it comes to strategizing for a future-proof factory…
Also in the issue…
AC talks to Managing Director Thomas Alten (responsible for sales, R&D, finances) and Sales Director Georg von Oldershausen (responsible for sales area Asia) at Keramischer OFENBAU GmbH about the company’s prospects in a post-Covid industry climate…
State of the Nation: Andhra Pradesh
The next instalment of our new section in the magazine, analysing the manufacturing bases of India.
Analysis and insight into the USA
In AdvanceIn the latest of our new section dedicated to the advanced ceramics sector across Asia, AC focuses on developments in the increasingly competitive MLCC industry.
Hunter and Hunted
William Hunter dons the face mask and discusses the fall-out for Covid…
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