CHINA TIRE INDUSTRY: CURRENT STATUS AND DEVELOPMENT TRENDS OF CHINESE RUBBER MACHINERY
|Date Published||September 12, 2006|
With the rapid development of the world tyre industry especially Chinese radial tyre and shifting to China of the world tyre manufacturing center, Chinese rubber machinery has been expanding in high speed in the recent years. In 2005, the total sales of Chinese rubber machinery have surpassed 0.8 billion, that is the one third of total sales of the world rubber machinery. It shows China has indeed been the largest country of consuming and manufacturing of rubber machinery. Now Chinese rubber machinery has said good-bye to the simple "copying" of imported machinery. Most manufacturers have the capability of research and development. Chinese rubber machinery has the good record of supplying lots of machinery to the world-class tyre manufacturers. In addition, lots of the world-famous rubber machinery suppliers have established a joint venture enterprise in China. It’s predicted that China will be the manufacturing center of world rubber machinery.