Ceramic tiles supply turns to exports

By Davide Ghilotti
Published: Thursday, 27 October 2016

China’s demand for ceramic tiles is shrinking as the industry will increasingly rely on other markets including Vietnam, India and Brazil to drive consumption in the coming years.

Global output of ceramic tiles has remained flat throughout 2015 but patterns of consumption and production shares have seen meaningful change, as emerging destinations in Asia increase their weight as both producers and consumers, according to data shown at Tecnargilla 2016 in Rimini, Italy.
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