Inside the most recent issue...ISSUE: AC18-10
ASEAN battens down the hatches
At the Annual Ceramic Industry Club of ASEAN meeting, Asian Ceramics remains the only magazine to have access to this exclusive, and powerful, group meeting of South East Asia’s premier ceramic manufacturers. Our regional editor, Jahir Ahmed, was on hand as usual to observe proceedings…
AC takes a look at the how China’s sanitaryware industry is continuing to evolve.
Giftware: the present situation
Yogender Malik looks at how ASEAN has reaffirmed its place as a leading light in the giftware sector, as a kickback against Chinese-made goods continues…
Chinese tile exports to the Middle East
From a major source of foreign income, to a massively competitive current market situation, China’s tile makers are finding that their once sought after tile markets in the Middle East are becoming harder and harder to service…
Pigment and colour focus
AC looks at how the changing dynamics of tile production and supply are having a significant reforming effect on the traditional pigment suppliers of China…
Also in the issue…
As domestic economic slowdown, coupled with pressures brought about by trade tariffs begins to bite at China’s ceramic SME level, we consider the potential ramifications for companies whose path to market is becoming increasingly obscure and whose future appears bleak.
Analysis and insight into Argentina
Hunter and Hunted
William Hunter asks if conferences that run alongside exhibitions are a curse rather than a blessing…
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