Sales of environmental monitoring products in China surged from RMB1 billion in 2006 to RMB4.9 billion in 2013 at a CAGR of 25.5%

China Environmental Monitoring Instrument Industry Report, 2013-2015 is a new market research publication announced by Reportstack. As industrialization and urbanization advances unceasingly in China, environmental issues are of the greatest concern to the public and environmental protection gradually turns into a national policy. Accordingly, environmental monitoring instrument as the basis of environmental protection has ushered in explosive development in recent years. Sales of environmental monitoring products in China surged from RMB1 billion in 2006 to RMB4.9 billion in 2013 at a CAGR of 25.5%, which indicates that China’s environmental monitoring instrument industry enters a stage of rapid development.

According to The National 12th Five-Year Plan for Environmental Monitoring issued by China’s Ministry of Environmental Protection in February 2012, the demand for environmental monitoring instruments during the 12th Five-year Plan period comes mainly from three areas: standardized construction of environmental monitoring stations of all levels, environmental quality monitoring and pollution source monitoring, whose demand will reach RMB1.7 billion, RMB6 billion and RMB18 billion respectively.

From the perspective of competitive landscape, well-known foreign manufacturers such as HACH, SHIMADZU, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Waters, E+H, etc. give priority to sales of front-end and standardized analytical instrument; while domestic players including SDL, Sailhero, FPI, Universtar and the like are mainly occupied in back-end system integration and operation services.

With respect to enterprises, FPI boasts abundant production lines with business scope covering industrial process analysis, environmental monitoring, digital environmental protection, safety monitoring, laboratory instrument, etc., of which environmental monitoring products primarily cover pollution source monitoring, water quality monitoring and air quality monitoring. In 2013 FPI posted revenue of RMB941 million, of which RMB433 million or 46.2% was contributed by the environmental monitoring system.

Sailhero specializes in six product series consisting of five automatic continuous online monitoring systems (air, water quality, waste water COD, exhaust gas, acid rain) and environmental emergency monitoring vehicle. Among them, air monitoring is the company’s strength, demonstrated by outstanding quantity of orders in 2013. Thanks to the significant revenue growth of air monitoring products, total revenue of Sailhero attained RMB335 million in 2013, 76.4% of which came from the aforementioned products.

China Environmental Monitoring Instrument Industry Report, 2013-2015 highlights the followings:
-Overview of China environmental monitoring instrument industry, including development course, policies and regulations, market size, trends, etc.;  
-Market size, demand model, trends, etc. of major market segments such as environmental water monitoring, environmental gas detection, heavy metal testing;
-Profile, financial position, output & sales volume, major customers, featured projects, R&D, production base distribution, technical characteristics, etc. of 13 domestic companies such as Sailhero, FPI, Skyray, SDL, ECHO, Universtar, Tianhong, Molway, Chinatech Talroad, etc. and 6 foreign players named HACH, Agilent, Waters, SHIMADZU, Thermo Fisher Scientific and E+H.

Companies Mentioned

Sailhero, FPI, Hanwei, Skyray, SDL , ECHO, Molway, Chinatech Talroad, SYSTEK, Universtar , Tianhong, Yiwen, Huanke.

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