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China & Earthenware Market Report 2013

  • Published: February 2013
  • Region: China, United Kingdom
  • Key Note Publications Ltd

FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Aynsley China Ltd
  • Burgess and Leigh Ltd
  • Churchill China (UK) Ltd
  • Emma Bridgewater Ltd
  • Enesco Ltd
  • Lladro (UK) Ltd
  • MORE

This Market Report examines the china and earthenware industry in the UK. The ceramics industry is well-established in the UK and, in 2012, it grew in value by 1.5%. The industry is dominated by renowned British brands that specialise in quality products that continue to be manufactured using traditional processes. Many of these businesses can trace their origins back over 100 years. The fact that Stoke-on-Trent and the surrounding areas are known as The Potteries demonstrates the historical and cultural importance of the industry in the UK.

The market is divided into two principle sectors: tableware, ovenware and kitchenware; and ornamental ware. The former sector makes up the majority of the market. Moreover, it is the only segment to have experienced growth in 2012; the value of ornamental ware declined by 0.6% as cash-strapped consumers limited their spending and opted for practical ceramics instead. Sales in the UK in 2012 were driven by the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee as consumers purchased memorabilia as souvenirs of the event.

Although consumers appreciate the designs and legacy of the British china and earthenware industry, they are no longer able to afford READ MORE >

Foreword

Executive Summary

Market Definition

REPORT COVERAGE

MARKET SECTORS

Tableware, Ovenware and Kitchenware

Ornamental Ware

MARKET TRENDS

Falling Disposable Incomes

Royal Souvenirs

British Designs

ECONOMIC TRENDS

MARKET POSITION

The UK

Overseas

Market Size

THE TOTAL MARKET

Manufacturers' Sales

Retail Sales

BY MARKET SECTOR

Tableware, Ovenware and Kitchenware

Ornamental Ware

OVERSEAS TRADE

General Overview

Exports

Imports

Industry Background

RECENT HISTORY

NUMBER OF COMPANIES

EMPLOYMENT

REGIONAL VARIATIONS IN THE MARKETPLACE

DISTRIBUTION

Manufacturers

Wholesalers and Importers

Specialist Retailers

Department and Variety Stores

Supermarkets

Tourist Attractions

Home Shopping

Promotional Market

Collectors' Market

HOW ROBUST IS THE MARKET?

LEGISLATION

KEY TRADE ASSOCIATIONS

British Ceramic Confederation

British Ceramic Plant and Machinery Manufacturers' Association

Cérame-Unie

Ceramic Industry Forum

Craft Potters' Association

European Ceramic Society

Competitor Analysis

THE MARKETPLACE

MARKET LEADERS

Aynsley China Ltd

Burgess and Leigh Ltd

Churchill China (UK) Ltd

Emma Bridgewater Ltd

Enesco Ltd

Lladro (UK) Ltd

Portmeirion Group PLC

Villeroy and Boch (UK) Ltd

W Moorcroft Ltd

Wade Ceramics Ltd

WWRD UK Ltd

OUTSIDE SUPPLIERS

Raw Materials, Glazes, etc.

Kilns and Accessories

Consultancy

MARKETING ACTIVITY

Main Media Marketing Expenditure

Other Marketing Activities

Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats

STRENGTHS

WEAKNESSES

OPPORTUNITIES

THREATS

Buying Behaviour

HOUSEHOLD EXPENDITURE

Current Issues

LEGISLATION

Climate Change Levy

EU Adopts Temporary Anti-Dumping Measures Against the People's Republic of China

EU Emissions Trading System Phase III

Restriction of Hazardous Substances in Electrical and Electronic Equipment Directive Recast/65/EU

CORPORATE ACTIVITY

Portmeirion Group PLC

Steelite International PLC

Wade Ceramics Ltd

The Global Market

THE US MARKET

THE ASIAN MARKET

THE EUROPEAN MARKET

SELECTED GLOBAL COMPETITORS

Annaburg Porzellan GmbH

Churchill China PLC

Hankook Chinaware Co Ltd

Lenox Corp

Noritake Co Inc

Portmeirion Group PLC

Shenzhen Gottawa Industrial Ltd

Villeroy and Boch AG

Williams-Sonoma Inc

Forecasts

INTRODUCTION

General Economic Forecasts

FORECASTS TO

MARKET GROWTH

FUTURE TRENDS

Market Consolidation

Royal Baby Memorabilia

British China and Earthenware Manufacturers Expand Target Markets

Company Profiles

INTRODUCTION

DEFINITIONS

Turnover (Sales)

Pre-Tax Profit

Profit Margin

Average Remuneration

Sales per Employee

FURTHER INFORMATION

AYNSLEY CHINA LTD

Previous Name(s) and Date(s) of Change

Principal Activities

SIC Code

Structure

Brand Information

Recent Developments

FINANCIAL PROFILE

Sales

Profits

Employees

Balance Sheet/Ratios

BURGESS and LEIGH LTD

Previous Name(s) and Date(s) of Change

Principal Activities

SIC Code

Structure

Brand Information

Recent Developments

FINANCIAL PROFILE

Sales

Profits

Employees

Balance Sheet/Ratios

CHURCHILL CHINA (UK) LTD

Previous Name(s) and Date(s) of Change

Principal Activities

SIC Codes

Structure

Brand Information

Recent Developments

FINANCIAL PROFILE

Sales

Profits

Employees

Balance Sheet/Ratios

EMMA BRIDGEWATER LTD

Previous Name(s) and Date(s) of Change

Principal Activities

SIC Codes

Structure

Brand Information

Recent Developments

FINANCIAL PROFILE

Sales

Profits

Employees

Balance Sheet/Ratios

ENESCO LTD

Previous Name(s) and Date(s) of Change

Principal Activities

SIC Codes

Structure

Brand Information

Recent Developments

FINANCIAL PROFILE

Sales

Profits

Employees

Balance Sheet/Ratios

LLADRO (UK) LTD

Previous Name and Date of Change

Principal Activities

SIC Codes

Structure

Brand Information

Recent Developments

FINANCIAL PROFILE

Sales

Profits

Employees

Balance Sheet/Ratios

PORTMEIRION GROUP PLC

Previous Name(s) and Date(s) of Change

Principal Activities

SIC Codes

Structure

Brand Information

Recent Developments

FINANCIAL PROFILE

Sales

Profits

Employees

Balance Sheet/Ratios

VILLEROY and BOCH (UK) LTD

Previous Name(s) and Date(s) of Change

Principal Activities

SIC Code

Structure

Brand Information

Recent Developments

FINANCIAL PROFILE

Sales

Profits

Employees

Balance Sheet/Ratios

W MOORCROFT LTD

Previous Name(s) and Date(s) of Change

Principal Activities

SIC Codes

Structure

Brand Information

Recent Developments

FINANCIAL PROFILE

Sales

Profits

Employees

Balance Sheet/Ratios

WADE CERAMICS LTD

Previous Name and Date of Change

Principal Activities

SIC Code

Structure

Brand Information

Recent Developments

FINANCIAL PROFILE

Sales

Profits

Employees

Balance Sheet/Ratios

WWRD UK LTD

Previous Name and Date of Change

Principal Activities

SIC Code

Structure

Brand Information

Recent Developments

FINANCIAL PROFILE

Sales

Profits

Employees

Balance Sheet/Ratios

Further Sources

Associations

Publications

General Sources

Government Publications

Other Sources

- Aynsley China Ltd
- Burgess and Leigh Ltd
- Churchill China (UK) Ltd
- Emma Bridgewater Ltd
- Enesco Ltd
- Lladro (UK) Ltd
- Portmeirion Group PLC
- Steelite International PLC
- Villeroy and Boch (UK) Ltd
- W Moorcroft Ltd
- WWRD UK Ltd
- Wade Ceramics Ltd

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