Welcome!

Mobile IoT Authors: Pat Romanski, Yeshim Deniz, Dana Gardner, Elizabeth White, Liz McMillan

News Feed Item

CCID Consulting: UPS Market to Witness This Year’s Final Sprint

China's UPS market experienced a quite slow growth during the first three quarters this year, but a final sprint in the fourth quarter can still be expected.

In the first half year of 2012, China's domestic UPS market harvested a revenue of RMB 1.658 billion, up only 1.7% year-on-year,, much lower than the 11.0% growth rate of the same period of the previous year and obviously below market expectation. The growth further slowed in the third quarter of 2012, with a revenue of RMB 992 million and a year-on-year increase of 1.8%, far below the previous year’s 20.5%.

Different from the situation in the first half year of 2012, the growth rate of China’s industrial value added at the end of the third quarter bounced back to a certain degree. However, compared with that in the same period of 2011, the growth rate still declined by 4.6 percentage points. The investment in fixed assets in the first three quarters of 2012 (peasant households excluded) witness a nominal increase 20.5% on a year-on-year basis, 0.1 percentage points higher than that of the first half. In the third quarter of 2012, the proportion of investment in fixed assets in Northeastern China, Central China, Northwestern China and Southwestern China increased to a certain degree, while that in Northern China, Eastern China and Southern China declined to some extent. The investment in fixed assets of the financial industry still maintained a rapid growth among the industries that have great impacts on the UPS market, and that of the telecom industry has shown a trend of recovery compared with the first half. In the future, with relevant operators expected to further expand their investment in the 3G field. In the third quarter, the investment in fixed assets of the transportation industry was still less than that in the same period of 2011, but it increased on a quarterly basis, wherein the road transportation plays a decisive role.

In terms of quarterly sales in the UPS market, the sales in the third quarter of 2012 bounced back to a certain degree compared with that in the first two quarters, and with the market demand expected to recover to a certain degree, the sales growth rate may reach the annual peak of 5.4% in the fourth quarter. According to a preliminary estimation, a growth of 2.9% will be achieved in the year 2012.

Fig. 1 Quarterly Sales Revenue of China's UPS Market, 2011-2012 Unit: RMB 100 Million

http://event.ccidconsulting.com/en/images/en-1128-1.jpg

Source: CCID Consulting, October 2012

With regard to the power range, in the third quarter of 2012, the products with a power range of 80-200KVA and of greater than 200KVA maintained a rapid growth in revenue, and the sales growth of products with the power range of 100KVA, 120KVA, 200KVA and 400KVA became a highlight. The application of high-power products expanded rapidly in the market.

In the third quarter of 2012, sales in the Southern China and Eastern China markets decreased at different levels compared with that of the same period of 2011, wherein the Southern China market continued to dip after the second quarter. The Central China, Northwestern China and Southwestern China managed to grow at a high rate and became a highlight in the third quarter.

Similar to the first half year of 2012, the UPS sales in the financial and energy industries continued to grow, wherein the growth in the financial industry is more noticeable. Although the sales revenue in the telecom and transportation industries was still declining, the declined slowed compared with that in the first half. This may be attributed to the governments' increasing demand for the telecom and transportation products and services.

About CCID Consulting Co., Ltd.

CCID Consulting Co., Ltd., the first Chinese consulting firm listed in the Growth Enterprise Market (GEM) of the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong (HKSE: 08235) and the first consulting firm which gets ISO 9001 international and national quality management system standard certification, is directly affiliated to China Center for Information Industry Development (hereinafter known as CCID Group). Headquartered in Beijing, CCID Consulting has so far set up branch offices in Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Xi’an, Wuhan and Nanjing with over 300 professional consultants. The company’s business scope has covered over 200 large and medium-sized cities in China. CCID Consulting provides customers with public policy establishment, industry competitiveness upgrade, development strategy and planning, marketing strategy and research, HR management, IT programming and management services, investment and financing, and M&A. The company's customers range from government departments at all levels and diversified industrial parks, to industrial users in strategic emerging industries in new generation information technology, energy saving and environmental protection, biological science and technology, high-end equipment manufacturing, new materials, and new energy. CCID Consulting commits itself to become the No. 1 advisor for urban economy, the No.1 consultancy for enterprise management, and the No. 1 branch for informatization consulting in China.

More Stories By Business Wire

Copyright © 2009 Business Wire. All rights reserved. Republication or redistribution of Business Wire content is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of Business Wire. Business Wire shall not be liable for any errors or delays in the content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.

IoT & Smart Cities Stories
As IoT continues to increase momentum, so does the associated risk. Secure Device Lifecycle Management (DLM) is ranked as one of the most important technology areas of IoT. Driving this trend is the realization that secure support for IoT devices provides companies the ability to deliver high-quality, reliable, secure offerings faster, create new revenue streams, and reduce support costs, all while building a competitive advantage in their markets. In this session, we will use customer use cases...
Bill Schmarzo, author of "Big Data: Understanding How Data Powers Big Business" and "Big Data MBA: Driving Business Strategies with Data Science," is responsible for setting the strategy and defining the Big Data service offerings and capabilities for EMC Global Services Big Data Practice. As the CTO for the Big Data Practice, he is responsible for working with organizations to help them identify where and how to start their big data journeys. He's written several white papers, is an avid blogge...
When talking IoT we often focus on the devices, the sensors, the hardware itself. The new smart appliances, the new smart or self-driving cars (which are amalgamations of many ‘things'). When we are looking at the world of IoT, we should take a step back, look at the big picture. What value are these devices providing. IoT is not about the devices, its about the data consumed and generated. The devices are tools, mechanisms, conduits. This paper discusses the considerations when dealing with the...
Business professionals no longer wonder if they'll migrate to the cloud; it's now a matter of when. The cloud environment has proved to be a major force in transitioning to an agile business model that enables quick decisions and fast implementation that solidify customer relationships. And when the cloud is combined with the power of cognitive computing, it drives innovation and transformation that achieves astounding competitive advantage.
With 10 simultaneous tracks, keynotes, general sessions and targeted breakout classes, @CloudEXPO and DXWorldEXPO are two of the most important technology events of the year. Since its launch over eight years ago, @CloudEXPO and DXWorldEXPO have presented a rock star faculty as well as showcased hundreds of sponsors and exhibitors! In this blog post, we provide 7 tips on how, as part of our world-class faculty, you can deliver one of the most popular sessions at our events. But before reading...
If a machine can invent, does this mean the end of the patent system as we know it? The patent system, both in the US and Europe, allows companies to protect their inventions and helps foster innovation. However, Artificial Intelligence (AI) could be set to disrupt the patent system as we know it. This talk will examine how AI may change the patent landscape in the years to come. Furthermore, ways in which companies can best protect their AI related inventions will be examined from both a US and...
Poor data quality and analytics drive down business value. In fact, Gartner estimated that the average financial impact of poor data quality on organizations is $9.7 million per year. But bad data is much more than a cost center. By eroding trust in information, analytics and the business decisions based on these, it is a serious impediment to digital transformation.
Digital Transformation: Preparing Cloud & IoT Security for the Age of Artificial Intelligence. As automation and artificial intelligence (AI) power solution development and delivery, many businesses need to build backend cloud capabilities. Well-poised organizations, marketing smart devices with AI and BlockChain capabilities prepare to refine compliance and regulatory capabilities in 2018. Volumes of health, financial, technical and privacy data, along with tightening compliance requirements by...
DXWorldEXPO LLC, the producer of the world's most influential technology conferences and trade shows has announced the 22nd International CloudEXPO | DXWorldEXPO "Early Bird Registration" is now open. Register for Full Conference "Gold Pass" ▸ Here (Expo Hall ▸ Here)
@DevOpsSummit at Cloud Expo, taking place November 12-13 in New York City, NY, is co-located with 22nd international CloudEXPO | first international DXWorldEXPO and will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry players in the world. The widespread success of cloud computing is driving the DevOps revolution in enterprise IT. Now as never before, development teams must communicate and collaborate in a dynamic, 24/7/365 environment. There is no time t...