Higher incomes and a shift in lifestyle patterns are contributing to an increased demand in high-end premium products.
January 2, 2014
Sanitaryware manufacturers in India are experiencing high demand for their products for multiple reasons, including an increase in average household income levels among Indian consumers, along with shift in lifestyle patterns, both of which have led to booming demand for high-end premium products over the past few years.
Despite 2012 declines in both volume and value, export prices increased over 7%.
October 1, 2013
China’s refractory materials production in 2012 fell 4.43% over the previous year to 28.1891 million tons, reportedly due to a slowdown in growth rates for downstream sectors like iron and steel, building materials, and glass, as well as the reduced demand for refractories in infrastructure construction.
The new center will focus on nanoscale multiferroic devices that offer unprecedented capabilities to electromagnetic components.
April 1, 2013
The National Science Foundation (NSF) recently announced an award to the University of California-Los Angeles (UCLA) and its partners to establish a new NSF Engineering Research Center (ERC) focused on nanoscale multiferroic devices that offer unprecedented capabilities to electromagnetic components.
Digital decal technology completes major tile project for Glasgow subway station.
March 1, 2013
FotoCeramic, a specialist in digital decals, announced it has successfully met the challenge of providing all the tile transfers for a major piece of public art at Glasgow’s Hillhead Subway station—a 12-m-long mural recently unveiled to city travellers.