The Chinese printing machinery industry has been growing at an annual pace of 10%. China is already widely considered as the most promising market in the world. According to related materials, the printing machinery industry has gained rapid development during the 11th Five-year Plan Period, and the demand on the Chinese printing machinery market is estimated to exceed RMB 20 billion in 2010, accounting for half of the overall market capacity (the total value of imported printing machinery is expected to reach RMB 20 billion). China will then become a true manufacturing base of printing machines of global importance.
The Chinese printing industry is in the process of printing digitization and will display the following trends:
-Digitization from pre-press to the entire process
-Growing market share of the UVCTP
-Digitization of the offset printing working procedure
-Automation and integration of post-press machines