• A shining star: Vietnamese tiles provide a safe haven

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    A shiningstar: Vietnamese tiles provide a safe havenVietnam’s ceramic tile industry, after manyyears development and upgrading, has formed its own characteristics that due tolimitations of local production resources and workmanship, 80% of its ceramictile

  • Chinese Tile Exports See Further Downturn

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    Chinese tile exports have fallen for the third consecutive year. According to Chinese Customs data, 2016 marked an even more significant decline than the previous two-year period, with volumes dropping by 5.9% from 1.063 billion to 1.000 billion m2.The de

  • Construction and infrastructure, drivers of Indian growth


    This year the Indian economy has once again maintained growth levels above 7%. The anticipated rise in GDP in fiscal 2016-2017 (ending 31/3/17) is +7.1%, slower than the +7.6% of 2016 (the best result at a world level), while the forecasts for the next 12

  • United Arab Emirates Sees Construction Growth Ahead of Expo 2020

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    2017 will be a very dynamic year for construction in the United Arab Emirates, with results emerging in particular from the third quarter onwards. The numerous large-scale projects under way will prompt rapid growth in the construction sector, which in tu

  • The U.S Real Estate Market Begins Full Recovery

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    U.S. Tile Consumption Overview:Strengthened by steady growth in the housing and construction markets, the U.S. economy continued to expand in 2016, helping lift the U.S. ceramic tile market to a seventh straight year of growth.U.S. ceramic tile consumptio

  • The Spanish ceramic tile industry continues its recovery

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    The Spanish ceramic tile industry has completed another year of growth, once again confirming the sector’s strong bill of health. According to figures announced by Ascer’s chairman Isidro Zarzoso during the last Cevisama, the industry closed 2016 with im…

  • The Ceramic Industry along the Belt and Road

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    World leaders gathered in Beijing this month to hear China’s plan for global trade: the One Belt One Road initiative.Nearly70countries andinternational organizations have signed up for the mega infrastructure project.How Big is the Belt and Road?The Belt…

  • Argentina Hits Back on Tile Imports

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    TheArgentina Ministry of Production has issued Resolution 701-E/2016 which theunglazed tile imported from China to carry out the anti-dumping review of theinvestigation. The customs code of MERCOSUR products is 6907.90.00. TheResolution shall enter into f

  • Design Positive Energy: Asia-Pacific Designers Summit & Awards Ceremony

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    The Asia-Pacific Designers Summit & Awards Ceremony, organized by Sina Jiaju, Committee of CeramBath and HK Interior Design Association, was grandly held at the 3rd floor of China Ceramics Industry Headquarters on April 20th. Many design industry eli

  • Buyers Voice

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