China sales and cement output growth picked up in 2013 on the basis of low growth, a rebound in 2012. 2013 steady growth rate of investment in fixed assets in the second half, the national cement market in 2014 is expected to remain steady demand growth, but growth will fall. 2014 national cement production and sales growth rate will stabilize.
Steady growth in demand for cement will grow mainstream
China is still in urbanization and industrialization process . In 2010 the proportion of the urban population of more than 50% for the first time , at the end of 2012 reached 52.6% . Recently held a central working conference urbanization , established themes and actively guide the healthy development of urbanization . To reach 70% of China's urbanization rate , the new urbanization need 15 to 20 years. From the point of view of investment in fixed assets constitute , construction and installation works not only long-term stability in the proportion of over 60% , but in recent years on the rise , reaching 64.9% in 2012 , 2013 is likely to rise to more than 67%. China's fixed asset investment in the purchase of equipment , tools and instruments in the proportion of 20% of the cost of long-term hovering , indicating that the organic composition of investment is not high , investment is mainly concentrated in the industrial , infrastructure and real estate. More than 20 trillion yuan by the construction and installation costs per year need to include steel, cement , including about 80,000 billion yuan building materials. To be sure , the next few years , cement demand will grow steadily.
Manufacturing, real estate and electricity and heat , transportation, water, environment and other infrastructure is China's fixed asset investment in major industries. 2013 , manufacturing and real estate investment accounted for 34.5% and 25.5% , respectively, of China's fixed asset investment , electricity and heat , transportation, water, environment and other infrastructure projects accounted for 20.9%. 2013, 11 months from the situation, manufacturing and electricity and heat sector investment is lower than the national average growth rate of investment in fixed assets , and real estate , transportation, water conservancy investment environment in particular, higher than the average growth rate . 2014 , fixed asset investment in the country 's cement demand pull factors still active.