The security and safety market in China is growing steadily at an annual rate of over 20% and has three major manufacturing bases, the Pearl River Delta (PRD) in South China, the Yangtze River Delta surrounding Shanghai and the Beijing-Tianjin region.
Overview of Security Market
The security and safety market in China is growing
steadily at an annual rate of over 20% and has three major
manufacturing bases, the Pearl River Delta (PRD) in
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South China, the Yangtze River Delta surrounding
Shanghai and the Beijing-Tianjin region. There are about
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18,000 domestic Chinese enterprises engaged in the
security and safety industry, these enterprises include
The 13 China Public Security Expo
4,680 manufacturers (which seek new security innovations
October 29 - November 1 , 2011
and solutions in order to upgrade their own products) and
6,330 agents and distributors, which are the main targets
for U.S. companies wanting to enter the Chinese market.
Industry experts estimate that by 2020 China?s safety and
security market will reach $30 billion.
province by 2010, with 250,000 being installed
in the provincial capital, Guangzhou.
The PRD is the largest manufacturing base for security
equipment in China, accounting for 50% of all such
Many major upcoming events and construction
companies. There are approximately 4,000 security projects in the PRD are creating demand for not
only security equipment, but also security
companies in Shenzhen, a city in the PRD, including 1,480
project solutions. Such events and projects
manufacturers, 1,000 agents and distributors, and 1,500
engineering and service firms. Shenzhen?s gross output of
? Shenzhen World University Games;
security and safety products totaled over $9 billion in 2008.
? Chaoshan International Airport; and
? PRD railways, subways, ports, and
commercial and residential buildings.
Market Opportunities and Trends
Potential U.S. exporters of safety and security
Chinese producers of security equipment focus on video
equipment should keep in mind that export
surveillance systems, burglar-proof alarms, and access
controls may be an issue for some products.
contro Please contact us for more information. l and entrance communication. Local companies are
mainly engaged in low to middle-end security products
and cannot meet the growing demand for higher-level For More Information Contact:
security technology and solutions, which must depend on
Barry Zhang & Andrew Gately
U.S. Commercial Service
American Consulate General Guangzhou
With the national emphasis of building a ?harmonious
society?, local governments are carrying out the ?Safe
City Plan?, which aims to create safer streets, safer
schools, and safer hospitals. Guangdong Province (which
Phone: (86-20) 8667-4011 ext. 630
encompasses the PRD) had installed 1 million video
Fax: (86?20) 8666?6409
surveillance detectors covering key areas in the