From the data of the first quarter of 2020, the domestic market scale of China's home appliance industry was 117.2 billion yuan, a year-on-year decrease of 36.1%. At the same time, the cumulative export scale of home appliances in the first quarter was 73.6 billion yuan, a year-on-year decrease of 12.7%. iiMedia Research believe that with the gradual weakening of the impact of the epidemic on China and the seasonal increase in demand for air-conditioning, refrigerators and other refrigeration equipment in summer, especially the gradual maturity of home appliance live broadcast e-commerce and other forms, it is expected that the appliance industry Of domestic sales will gradually pick up, but the export situation is still not optimistic.
在传统小家电行业亟需转型以及消费者对智能化产品需求日益增长的双重推动下，小家电行业正朝着智能化方向发展。近年来，智能小家电市场增长势头强劲，2020年智能音箱、智能马桶、扫地机器人细分市场的产品销量有望分别达到5910万、821万以及882万台。虽然智能小家电行业在快速成长，但市场中往往存在重噱头轻品质的现象。iiMedia Research(艾媒咨询)数据显示， 42.9%的受访用户表示产品质量是他们最关心的因素，而57.1%的用户在购买时主要担忧产品功能未达预期。
Driven by the transformation of the traditional small home appliance industry and the growing consumer demand for smart products, the small home appliance industry is developing in the direction of intelligence. In recent years, the smart small home appliance market has grown strongly. In 2020, the sales volume of smart speaker, smart toilet, and sweeping robot market segments is expected to reach 59.1 million, 8.21 million and 8.82 million units, respectively. Although the smart small home appliance industry is growing rapidly, the situations that some manufacturers lie and exaggerate in their advertisements come up very often. As the data of iiMedia Research showed, 42.9% of the users surveyed said that product quality is the key factor that they care about most, while 57.1% of users mainly worry about the function of the product is not up to their expectations when purchasing.
2020年4月13日，全球知名的新经济产业第三方数据挖掘和分析机构iiMedia Research(艾媒咨询) 发布《2020年H1中国家电细分行业发展现状及典型企业案例分析报告》。报告根据艾媒数据中心、艾媒咨询商业情报数据库、艾媒商情舆情数据监测系统基础数据，对2020年中国家电行业以及客厅、厨房、卫浴和个人用品等细分领域进行分析。此外，报告探讨产业上下游的运营模式，结合对美的、格力、华帝、苏泊尔、格兰仕和志高等典型企业的案例分析，对家电行业总体运行情况进行分析，并结合新冠疫情对2020-2021年中国家电产业发展进行趋势预判。2019年中国经济总量不断扩大，并且居民的消费支出中居住消费占比较高，这都为家电行业发展奠定了基础，并且推动家电向智能化、专业化发展，预计到2020年，中国智能家居市场规模将接近1820亿元。
In 2019, the cumulative main business income of China's household appliances increased by 4.3% year-on-year to 1.6 trillion yuan, and the cumulative total profit increased by 11.9% to 133.86 billion yuan from the previous year. From the perspective of sales channels, home appliances began to shift to online sales channels; from the perspective of sales categories, the share of smart home appliances in various sub-sectors has gradually increased; from the perspective of sales models, especially during the epidemic period, home appliance companies have increased the promotion of live broadcast e-commerce Marketing model.
iiMedia Research(艾媒咨询)数据显示，2019年共27家大众消费企业首次公开募股，其中44.4%为食品饮料行业企业。这些企业中有13家沪深股上市，14家境外上市。中国大众消费企业中沪深股上市的占比达56%，退市情况相较境外市场保持稳定。市值排名top10的中国大众消费企业中8家来自食品饮料行业，而2018-2019市值涨幅top10的中国大众消费企业7家来自服装行业。艾媒咨询师认为，大众消费企业中食品饮料领域的巨头公司仍保持竞争优势，服装行业较其他行业具有更多的上市空间。2019年大众消费企业在沪深股和港股退市数目增加，部分大众消费企业面临着库存、门店、获客等多方面的问题， 大众消费企业需要对产品和服务及时进行创新和升级，才能更好地应对新产品、新零售的挑战。
As the data of iiMedia Research showed, there are 27 IPOs of mass-marketed companies in 2019, of which 44.4% are food and beverage companies. 13 of them are listed in Shanghai and Shenzhen stocks market, and 14 are listed overseas. Among the mass-marketed companies in China, the listing of Shanghai and Shenzhen shares accounted for 56%, and the delisting situation remained stable compared to the overseas market. 8 of the Top 10 Chinese consumer companies by market capitalization are from the food and beverage industry, and 7 of the Top 10 Chinese mass-marketed companies by market capitalization of 2018-2019 are from the apparel industry. Analyst from iiMedia Research believes that, the giant companies in the food and beverage sector of mass-marketed companies still maintain competitive advantages, and the apparel industry has more listing space than other industries. In 2019, the number of delisting enterprises from Shanghai and Shenzhen stocks and Hong Kong stocks will increase. Some mass-marketed companies face problems such as inventory, stores, and customer acquisition. Mass-marketed companies need to innovate and upgrade their products and services in time to meet the challenges of new products and new retail.
Driven by favorable policies, consumption upgrade and market demand, China’s home appliance market is developing at a high speed. China’s retail purchase amount of home appliance reached 35,546 billion yuan in 2017, and the turnover were 3,040 billion yuan. Besides, the amount of home appliance market that are more than 10 billion yuan fell into 32 in 2017. Currently, 50.0% of the customers prefer to personal interest and 46.0% pay more attention to the brand popularity when purchasing the home appliance. iiMedia Ranking shows that Gree ranked the first in the brand of air conditioner, with the grade of 87.0.In terms of the brand of refrigerator, Haier was the championship, with the grade of 84.9. As for television, TCL, the traditional brand got 70.5 and won the first. iiMedia Research believes that the future development of home appliance will concentrate more on scene intelligence and user experience.
China is the major producer of air conditioners in the world.China accounts for more than 80 percent of global air conditioning production.High sales and high inventory coexist in China's air conditioning industry.In 2018 the total sales volume of air conditioners in China is 81.53 million.China's air conditioning inventory is estimated to be about 48 million units in 2018.China's air conditioning market is growing as the global climate continues to warm.High-end cabinet machines,central air conditioners and intelligent air conditioners are welcomed by consumers.