Market capacity of artificial turf in China

- Jan 09, 2018-

Artificial turf produced with the advantages of all-weather use, high-frequency, low-cost maintenance quickly becomes the preferred surface materials applied for a variety of sports, leisure and other venues. After certificated by institutions such as FIFA and other international union of Britain and the American, the capacity of artificial grass market has been rapidly expanding. Artificial turf has been widely used in various sports, fitness and leisure venues such as football fields, tennis courts, hockey courts, golf courses, sports complexes, amusement parks, kindergartens, residential courtyards, parks and commercial environments with its Broad application prospects. Because artificial turf can provide more safety functions, the natural turf of the airport is also being replaced by artificial turf.                            

International market capacity: with huge international market capacity, the total market of the United States in one year is about 10-15 million square meters that mostly same as  Europe. The developed countries' markets have gradually entered a period of steady growth within a period of 5 years, with an annual growth rate of 10%. The market growth of developing countries is fast. The main contributors are emerging economies representatives of China, India. It is estimated that the market growth in developing countries will increase by 20% in five years.                 

Domestic market capacity: the domestic market is developing rapidly although it started late.     It is reported that: In 2009 the domestic artificial turf market capacity reached about 10 million square meters, and 13.5 million square meters in 2011. With the improvement of the national economy, especially the foreseeable future of the state, the continuous investment in education, sports and fitness, the demand for artificial turf in the central, western and northeastern regions are also rapidly increasing, and the capacity in the domestic market is expected to highly reach 20-30 million.