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Industry Data | February BHI fell back, the national building materials and home furnishing market looking forward to the peak season
Figure 1: January 2020 – February 2021 BHI and the national housing boom index comparison chart
|February BHI classification data||Compared with the previous month (points)||Year-on-year with last year (points)|
|Managerial Confidence Index||202.43||132.32||59.61|
|Purchasing Power Index||37.40||-15.54||-28.88|
|Sales Capacity Index||40.89||-27.70||40.54|
|Employment Rate Index||241.84||4.65||-22.34|
|Rental Rate Index||91.90||-0.41||-1.98|
Table 1:February BHI and sub-index data table
The national building materials and home furnishing prosperity index (BHI) jointly released by the Department of Circulation Development of the Ministry of Commerce and China Building Materials Circulation Association was 79.97 in February, down 4.96 points from the previous month and up 37.69 points from the previous month. Sales of building materials and home furnishing stores above the national scale in February were 45.03 billion yuan, down 40.39% from the previous month, up 11,604.9% year-on-year; cumulative sales from January to February were 120.58 billion yuan, up 98.95% year-on-year.
China Building Materials Circulation Association Industry Research Department on the current BHI data interpretation: 2021 Spring Festival holiday falls in mid-February, the holiday focus on the closure of the building materials and household market operations this month, the BHI seasonal decline.
Source: China Building Materials Circulation Association
Water conservation into the Chinese government’s work report, Singapore, Taiwan Province intends to expand the water efficiency of sanitary products label
In this year’s national “two sessions”, the government’s work report clearly proposed to expand the scope of environmental protection, energy and water conservation and other corporate income tax preferential directory to promote the development and application of new energy-saving and environmental protection technologies, equipment and products, and to foster the growth of energy-saving and environmental protection industry. From CCTV2 “Long Yang said two sessions” program was informed that, on the technical level, China’s bathroom brands have opened 3.5L water-saving era, the head of the bathroom brand water-saving technology has even been in the industry leader. Improving the popularity of water-saving sanitary products has become a world imperative.
In early March, Singapore, Taiwan Province informed the World Trade Organization one after another, to expand the scope of water-saving sanitary products water efficiency labeling laws. Singapore will be amended to the utility (water supply) regulations, flush toilet flush valve must be registered under MWELS and labeled water efficiency, must be tested in accordance with the prescribed method. The amendments will take effect on January 1, 2022. In addition, the separate tariff area of Taipeng Jinma, Taiwan Province, is also scheduled to include induction faucets, iron or steel sanitary ware and their parts in the range of products that should be labeled for water efficiency from July 1, 2022.
Source: Kitchen & Bath Information
2021-2022 International Home Fashion Color Trends to be released
“2021-2022 international home fashion color trends” will be unveiled in March 16, the 45th International Furniture (Dongguan) Exhibition debut. It is understood that the latest four popular color trends theme is “naturalism, neutral thinking, simplicity elements, positive cognition”.
Today is 315 consumer rights day, home improvement industry is concerned about
Every year, the CCTV 3-15 party is undoubtedly the focus of attention of consumers and businesses. Home renovation is also the annual “3-15” complaints of the hardest hit areas, but also the most difficult to defend the rights of the field. Decoration has a low threshold of entry, a high degree of specialization, the decoration market is not standardized, supervision is not in place, consumers are often more likely to be “fooled”. At the same time, the responsibility for the decoration is difficult to define, time-consuming and labor-intensive, small businesses or guerrillas can roll up at any time and other problems, plagued by many owners. Therefore, before the renovation, owners must be careful to choose.
Source: Tencent News
More than 30 national CPPCC members jointly proposed to prevent the surge in raw materials
During the two sessions, the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), led by Hu Dezhao, chairman of Baiyun Electric, joint Zhu Zhengfu, Wang Wenyin and other more than 30 national CPPCC members signed a joint proposal to prevent the surge of raw materials. The proposal pointed out that after entering the Spring Festival holiday, raw material prices continue to jump by 20%-30%. Chemical raw materials jumped wildly, part of the selling price rose more than 10,000 yuan / ton year-on-year. Industrial raw paper price increase unprecedented. After the Spring Festival, special paper generally appeared 1000 yuan / ton rise, individual paper species even a one-time jump of 3000 yuan / ton. Textile chemical fiber across the board price adjustment, relative to the low price of spandex in 2020 prices have risen nearly 80%.
Industrial sinew copper pipe, copper plate prices straight to the record high set in 2011, forming a strong impact on many industries, nickel, tin, aluminum and iron ore and other commodity prices have soared to multi-year highs. Traditional manufacturing material costs account for more than 70-80% is the norm, vicious price increases in raw materials so that small and medium-sized enterprises suffer, so that the “six stable”, “six protection” facing great pressure.
2020 refurbishment market intelligent toilet supporting the size of the increase of 61%
According to the monitoring data of Aowei Cloud, the smart home configuration rate in 2019 is 69%, and the configuration rate in 2020 increases by 15.1% compared with the previous year, reaching 84.2%. Affected by the refined large, refined decoration standard parts, such as: building materials, bathroom supporting the scale of a small decline. While the smart home in the configuration rate increased at the same time, the market size also further expanded. 2020 smart home scale 21.6% year-on-year. In the finishing market counter-trend growth, it is outstanding.
At present, the mainstream products of smart home in real estate finishing market include: smart door lock, smart security, smart toilet, smart home system, smart switch, smart curtain, smart light, smart drying rack, etc. Among them, in 2020, the scale of smart toilet support reached 535,000 sets, an increase of up to 61% year-on-year.
The TOP5 brands of smart home system industry in 2020 are: Midea, Huawei, Oribe, UIOT Super Wisdom Home and Xiaomi, with a cumulative market share of 41.6% for TOP5 brands, an increase of 8.2% year-on-year, further intensifying market concentration and fierce competition.
In the future, with the support of green building policy, the finishing market will be further expanded, and new building industrialization construction methods such as assembly type and intelligence will become the new trend. Smart home as and real estate interdependent industry in the refined real estate market will have greater development space, when the smart kitchen, smart bathroom will also be faster growth.
Source: Aowei Cloud Network
The residential new construction area stopped falling -1.9% in 2020, and the scale of new construction is expected to exceed 15.5 million sets in 2021
January-December 2020 real estate industry land transactions, development investment, sales area, sales and many other indicators of steady improvement, new construction of commercial residential area reached 1643,285,300 square meters, stopping at -1.9%. According to the monitoring data of Aowei Cloud real estate big data engineering, the share of new construction area scale of residential real estate in 2020, the share of East China region is 39.7%, compared with the structural share in the same period last year, the structural share has improved by 2.6%. The share of new construction starts in North China region has improved by 4.3% compared with the share in the same period last year, and has been raised to 17.8%. From the perspective of residential project new construction area & city level, the share of new construction area scale in the second-tier cities in Northeast China region, East China region and Southwest China region all exceeded 50% of the share within each region.
In the decoration structure of new construction area of residential real estate in 2020, the share of refined decoration is 36.4%, which is significantly lower than the share of decoration in 2018 (49.2%) and 2019 (57.9%), while the share of partial decoration is raised to 47.8%, and the share of rough housing is basically the same as last year. From the analysis of city level & decoration structure, we know that the share of decoration in first-tier cities is 47.7% in 2020, which is significantly lower than 53.99% last year. And the second-tier cities, third and fourth-tier cities, other cities are more obvious decline in the proportion of decoration, all more than 20% of the cliff share decline.
According to the data measured by Aowei Cloud, the new residential real estate construction area will reach 176,653,700 square meters in 2021, an increase of 7.5% year-on-year, which will provide more than 15.5 million sets of new residential construction.
Source: Aowei cloud network
2020 stone import and export quantities are down, but the export value of stone rose year-on-year
In 2020, China’s imports of stone 12.6 million tons, down 10.6% year-on-year, a decline of 6.8% greater than the previous year; value of $ 2.37 billion, down 12.3% year-on-year, the growth rate fell 13.1% compared to the previous year. The number of stone imports from Brazil increased by 16.2% over last year, surpassing Portugal, Egypt into the top three; the number of stone imports from Italy compared to last year decreased by nearly 200,000 tons, but the value of goods still firmly in the top three.
In 2020, China’s exports of stone (excluding 25174900) were 8.7 million tons, down 12.6% year-on-year, a decline of 2.9% compared to the previous year. The value of $6.54 billion, increased by 14.9% year-on-year, a growth rate of 24.8% higher than the previous year. Among them, the number and value of exports of plates and products accounted for 92.9% and 98.8%, down 0.9% and 0.1% respectively over the previous year. South Korea, the United States, Germany are still the three major destinations for China’s stone exports. The United States fell sharply last year due to artificial quartz stone double reverse trade measures and other reasons, a decline of 38.8%, a slight rebound in 2020.
Source: China Stone Association