Salt Mining Industry Research

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Last updated: 8 Aug 2011

China Salt Mining Industry Research

According to China Salt Mining Industry Profile - the industry research report issued by Zeefer Consulting, Shandong, Jiangsu and Sichuan are the major production bases for salt mining industry in China. Liaoning, Hebei, Inner Mongolia, Guangdong, Tianjin, Hunan and Yunnan are the secondary distribution areas for this industry. Shandong has most leading salt mining enterprises, and among all top 100 large salt mining enterprises across China, 51 are located in Shandong.

In terms of market size, in 2009, salt mining enterprises above designated size achieved a sales revenue of more than USD 3 billion. Shandong, Sichuan and Jiangsu ranked top 3 in terms of sales revenue, enterprises in these regions engaged in salt mining production achieved a sales revenue of more than USD 2 billion. in all, taking a share of more than 65% of the gross sales revenue from above designated size salt mining enterprises across China. The total number of enterprises above designated size in salt mining industry was more than 200, a rise of more than 5% on a year-on-year basis. The total export delivery value exceeded USD 75 million, an increase of about 4% on a year-on-year basis.

In terms of industry-wide profit, in 2009, profits of enterprises above designated size in salt mining industry added up to more than USD 150 million, a decline of more than 10% on a year-on-year basis. The averaged profit margin of enterprises in salt mining industry was higher than 5%. On average, the ratio of return on assets in salt mining industry was higher than 3%.

In terms of market position of foreign enterprises in China, in 2009, sales revenue from foreign enterprises engaged in salt mining production in China added up to more than USD 250 million, taking a share of more than 8% of the gross sales revenue from salt mining enterprises across China. Foreign enterprises in China salt mining industry achieved a ratio of return on assets of more than 1%, lower than the industry average.

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


Posted: 17 June 2011, last updated 8 August 2011

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