The United States is the world's largest ink producer and consumer countries, followed by Japan, Germany third, China ranks fourth. With the rapid development of China's national economy, the prosperity of the printing and packaging industry led to the rapid growth of the ink manufacturing, making China the rapid rise in the last ten years has become one of the world ink manufacturing country, the size of the domestic printing ink industry is growing at 10% more sustained and rapid growth rate.
The rapid development of China's packaging industry for nearly a decade, the Chinese ink industry has also been greatly expanded. Ten years ago each printing mainly offset ink based, and has now been extended to solvent inks, water-based inks, UV inks, screen printing inks, offset printing ink coexist.
January to December 2006, China paints, inks, paints and similar products manufacturing industry realized a total industrial output value of 191,934,746 yuan, an increase over the previous year 26.19%; to achieve total sales revenue 185,825,254 yuan, an increase over the previous year 25.94 %; achieve cumulative total profit 12,513,338 yuan, an increase 34.49% over the previous year.
January to December 2007, China paints, inks, paints and similar products manufacturing industry realized a total industrial output value of 248,717,505 yuan, an increase over the previous year 27.59%; 2008 January to October, China paints, inks, pigments, and the like products manufacturing industry realized total industrial output value 239,770,951 yuan, an increase 20.49% over the previous year.
In recent years, the development of ink industry so that the industry show a prosperous, however, should also see the development of the industry shortcomings, small-scale enterprises, individual enterprises market share is not high; technological innovation is not strong; the domestic production of ink environmental protection is not strong; inadequate supply of high-end products; ink lack of technical personnel and other serious obstacle to the development of ink industry, for the industry has also taken a series of measures to strengthen the development of ink industry consolidation, such as the increase of science and technology industry investment, strengthen the development of environmentally friendly ink, the ink should be developed independent innovation as the main direction; strengthen ink theoretical research and scientific and technological personnel training, etc., to achieve good results.
With the development of packaging industry, continuous ink technology development will promote the rapid development of ink, ink consumption will continue to increase, the amount of ink production will continue to increase, by the end of 2010, China's total printing ink consumption has reached 43 tons / year or so levels. Ink industry has a huge space for development.