MANUFACTURING

Markor Plans to Buy Into Two Foreign Furniture Makers With USD30 Million

Markor Plans to Buy Into Two Foreign Furniture Makers With USD30 Million

Markor International Home Furnishings Co. and its subsidiaries plan to splurge almost USD30 million to buy stakes in two companies.

Jan 8, 2018
Liao Shumin
Chinese Manufacturing Preserves Growth Despite Factory Closures

Chinese Manufacturing Preserves Growth Despite Factory Closures

China’s manufacturing purchasing managers’ indexes fell last month after the introduction of smog curbing measures which caused a supply shortage, but maintained a 15-month streak above 51.

Jan 2, 2018
Xu Wei
LG Display Plans USD4 Billion OLED Plant in Guangzhou to Gain Early Lead in Chinese Market

LG Display Plans USD4 Billion OLED Plant in Guangzhou to Gain Early Lead in Chinese Market

LG Display Co. has received approval from the South Korean government for its plans to build a USD4.65 billion organic…

Dec 27, 2017
Xu Wei
Jinfu Tech to Build USD229 Million LCD Factory in Hubei to Ramp Up Capacity

Jinfu Tech to Build USD229 Million LCD Factory in Hubei to Ramp Up Capacity

Suzhou Jinfu Technology Co. will invest CNY1.5 billion (USD229 million) in China’s central province of Hubei to set up a…

Dec 27, 2017
Tang Shihua
China’s Smartphone Exports Rise by 5% Despite Decline in Units Shipped

China’s Smartphone Exports Rise by 5% Despite Decline in Units Shipped

China’s Smartphone Exports Rise by 5% Despite Decline in Units Shipped. The value of China’s smartphone exports is forecast to…

Dec 22, 2017
Wang Zhen
China’s Caixin Manufacturing PMI Falls to Five-Month Low in November

China’s Caixin Manufacturing PMI Falls to Five-Month Low in November

The seasonally-adjusted Caixin manufacturing purchasing managers’ index (PMI) recorded by the market research firm IHS Markit was 50.8 in November,…

Dec 1, 2017
Xu Wei
Electronics Giant TCL to Invest USD1.5 Billion in LCD Production Lines in Huizhou, Guangdong

Electronics Giant TCL to Invest USD1.5 Billion in LCD Production Lines in Huizhou, Guangdong

Chinese electronics manufacturer TCL Corp. [SHE:000100] will invest CNY9.6 billion (USD1.45 billion)  through two of its subsidiaries to build liquid…

Nov 20, 2017
Tang Shihua
Caixin China Services PMI Edges Up to 51.2, While Composite PMI Falls to 51.0 in October

Caixin China Services PMI Edges Up to 51.2, While Composite PMI Falls to 51.0 in October

The Caixin China Composite Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) data covering both manufacturing and services pointed to a marginal increase in…

Nov 3, 2017
Xu Wei
Caixin Manufacturing PMI Remains Unchanged at 51.0 in October, Marking Five Straight Months of Growth

Caixin Manufacturing PMI Remains Unchanged at 51.0 in October, Marking Five Straight Months of Growth

The Caixin China Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index remained unchanged at 51.0 last month, suggesting manufacturing is still improving, but more…

Nov 1, 2017
Xu Wei
China to Achieve World’s Highest Display Panel Output by 2019, MIIT Says

China to Achieve World’s Highest Display Panel Output by 2019, MIIT Says

China expects to be the largest maker of display panels in the world by 2019 after industry sales revenue increased…

Oct 23, 2017
Liao Shumin
Graduate Salaries in China’s Manufacturing Sector Have Risen for Five Straight Years

Graduate Salaries in China’s Manufacturing Sector Have Risen for Five Straight Years

As the proportion of graduates working in China’s manufacturing sector continue to fall, their average income is on the rise,…

Oct 19, 2017
Chen Hanci
China’s Integrated Circuit Sector Is Growing Rapidly, But There Are Holes to Be Filled, Experts Say

China’s Integrated Circuit Sector Is Growing Rapidly, But There Are Holes to Be Filled, Experts Say

The rise of integrated circuit manufacturing in China has seen a nationwide investment spree, but there are still a number…

Oct 12, 2017
Xu Wei