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Last updated: 11 Sep 2011

China Inorganic Salt Industry Research and Statistics

Shandong province has most leading inorganic salt enterprises, and among all top 100 large inorganic salt enterprises across China, 10 are located in Shandong. According to China Inorganic Salt Industry Profile - the industry research report issued by Zeefer Consulting, Jiangsu, Sichuan and Guangdong are the major production bases for inorganic salt industry in China. Jiangxi, Shandong, Liaoning, Zhejiang, Fujian, Hunan, Hebei, Inner Mongolia and Anhui are the secondary distribution areas for this industry.

In terms of market size, in 2009, inorganic salt enterprises above designated size achieved a sales revenue of more than USD 10 billion. Inner Mongolia, Sichuan and Hebei ranked top 3 in terms of sales revenue, enterprises in these regions engaged in inorganic salt production achieved a sales revenue of more than USD 4 billion. in all, taking a share of more than 25% of the gross sales revenue from above designated size inorganic salt enterprises across China. Total assets of enterprises inside inorganic salt industry exceeded USD 10 billion, a decline of more than 4% on a year-on-year basis. The total export delivery value exceeded USD 700 million, a decline of about 30% on a year-on-year basis.

In terms of industry-wide profit, in 2009, profits of enterprises above designated size in inorganic salt industry added up to more than USD 450 million, a decline of more than 30% on a year-on-year basis. The averaged profit margin of enterprises in inorganic salt industry was higher than 3%. A total of more than 350 enterprises suffered a loss, the percentage of loss-incurring enterprises was higher than 20%.

In terms of market position of foreign enterprises in China, in 2009, there were more than 80 foreign enterprises above designated size engaged in inorganic salt production in China, accounting for more than 5% of all inorganic salt enterprises across China. Foreign enterprises enaged in inorganic salt industry achieved a profit of more than USD 30 million, taking a share of more than 6% of the total profit from inorganic salt enterprises across China.

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The analyses above are extracted from the industry report: China Inorganic Salt Industry Profile
 


Posted: 06 September 2011, last updated 11 September 2011

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