Energy & Chemicals

Analysis on Market Demand of Natural Gas in China, 2017

In China, natural gas consumption can be classified into four categories: industrial fuel accounts for 38.2%, urban gas consumption accounts for 32.5%, power generation accounts for 14.7%and that in the chemical industry accounts for 14.6%. Due to the increasing awareness of environmental protection, China is making efforts to promote the use of clean energy. In the 2017 report on the work of government, it is clearly proposed to improve the energy structure by increasing clean energy consumption by 1.7% and reducing coal consumption by 2%. In this sense, the consumption…

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Food & Beverage

Analysis on Status and Demand in Infant Formula Market

There are about 17 million infants in China annually. Assuming that 80% of the infants are breastfed, the rest 20%, namely 3.4 million infants need infant formula. At present, annual production volume of infant formula ranges from 80,000-120,000 tons while annual market demand is about 300,000 tons, and therefore annual demand for infant formula is in a shortage of about 200,000 tons. 1 Overall Infant Formula Market Declines while Demand for High-end Infant Formula Grows. China’s consumption of milk powder declines slightly on the whole. China’s monthly consumption per capita…

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