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.
2020年6月3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中国智能音箱产业及产品竞争力评价分析报告》。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，对在智能音箱的行业发展进行分析，结合全球智能音箱的发展情况以及中国智能音箱的发展情况进行深度分析，并且针对百度小度、天猫精灵等产品进行深度分析，判断2020-2021年智能音箱行业的发展趋势。iiMedia Research(艾媒咨询)数据显示，预计2022年全球智能音箱供应市场收入将达到278亿美元，比2018年增长135.6%。智能音箱厂商开始布局多样化的产品矩阵，以满足不同用户群体需求，但是各矩阵产品定位还不是很清晰，功能同质化较高。
According to iiMedia Research, global smart speaker shipments in the first quarter of 2019 were 20.7 million units, with U.S. shipments still leading the way, accounting for 51.2% of the global total, and China shipped 5.0 million units, up 177.8 percent year-on-year. Ai media consulting analysts believe that smart speakers in 2020 to become a popular industry, China's smart speaker industry is in the rapid development stage, smart speakers out to sea has become the current typical model.
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.
艾媒商情舆情数据监测系统显示，罗永浩直播首秀吸引了广泛关注，关键词“罗永浩”的热度在4月1日直播当天飙升，网络热度指数峰值达到2419，“罗永浩口误”，“罗永浩鞠躬”等话题也拥有较高的网络热度。经过充分预热并借助名人效应，直播累计观看人数超4800万人，达到1.7亿元交易额，订单量超90万件，且转化交易效果明显。iiMedia Research(艾媒咨询)数据显示，关注罗永浩直播的网民七成为80/90后，六成认为罗永浩更适合带货消费电子类产品，超六成网民因好奇观看直播，超五成对直播表示满意。艾媒咨询分析师认为，罗永浩此次直播将推动中国直播电商行业的普及和发展，iiMedia Research(艾媒咨询)数据显示，中国直播电商行业市场规模大且增长迅速，2019年市场规模达到4338亿元，受此次直播和疫情的影响，预计市场规模将大幅提升至9160亿元。同时长期来看，为提升转化率，电商直播应注意品牌口碑和商品质量。
As the data of iiMedia Public Opinion Monitoring system showed, Yonghao Luo's First E-Commerce Livestreaming show attracted wide attention. The Internet heat index of keyword "Luo Yonghao" soared on the day of the show on April 1, and the peak of the index reached 2419. "Luo Yonghao misreading", "Luo Yonghao bowed" and other topics also has a high degree of Internet heat index. After fully warming up and taking advantage of the celebrity effect, the cumulative number of the E-Commerce Livestreaming show viewers exceeded 48 million, and the show reached a transaction volume of 170 million yuan, which order volume exceeded 9 miillion and conversion transaction effect was obvious. As the data of iiMedia Research showed, over 70% of netizens who followed Yonghao Luo's E-Commerce Livestreaming show are 20 to 40 years old, 60% believed that Yonghao Luo is more suitable for selling consumer electronics products, over 60% watched live broadcast because of curiosity, and over 50% expressed satisfaction with the E-Commerce Livestreaming show. iiMedia Consulting analysts believe that Yonghao Luo's E-Commerce Livestreaming show will promote the popularization and development of China's Livestreaming E-Commerce industry. According to data from iiMedia Research, China's Livestreaming E-Commerce industry has a large and rapidly growing market, which reached 433.8 billion yuan in 2019. Affected by the live broadcast and the COVID-19 epidemic, the market size is expected to increase to 916 billion yuan. At the same time, in the long run, in order to improve the conversion rate, E-Commerce Livestreaming show should pay attention to brand reputation and product quality.
iiMedia Research(艾媒咨询)数据显示，中国智能硬件市场规模大，增长迅速，2020年市场规模预计达到10767.0亿元。随着居民人均收入和人均支出的提高、消费主力人群的变化，对智能产品的消费需求日益增加。智能家居，消费电子及智能交通等细分领域都得到了较快发展，iiMedia Research(艾媒咨询)数据显示，中国智能家居2020年市场规模预计达到1820亿元，中国可穿戴设备出货量2020年预计突破1亿件，2035年全球智能汽车规模预计将达到1180万辆。目前，消费电子领域成长型产业整体渗透率不高，潜在用户规模大，发展前景广阔，将成为智能硬件行业新的增长点。
As the data of iiMedia Research showed, the scale of intelligent hardware market in China is large and growing rapidly，which is expected to reach 1.0767 trillion yuan in 2020. With the increase in pre capital income and expenditure of residents, the changes in the main consumer groups, consumer have more demand for intelligent product. Intelligent home equipment, consumer electronics and intelligent transportation have achieved rapid development. As the data of iiMedia Research shows that, the scale of intelligent home equipment market in China is expected to reach 182 billion yuan in 2020，the shipment of wearable device will exceed 100 million in 2020，the scale of global intelligent vehicle is expected to reach 11.8 million in 2035. At present, the overall penetration rate of growth industries in the field of consumer electronics is not high, the scale of potential users is large, and the development prospect is broad, which will become a new growth point for the intelligent hardware industry of China.
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.
With the continuous development of artificial intelligence and the deepening of the artificial intelligence industry, the number of Chinese artificial intelligence enterprises is also on the rise, but in the field of technology and application, there are challenges and risks of varying degrees. According to data from iiMedia Research, Chinese Internet users to try the will of the artificial intelligence technology is higher, but there are still 64.1% of Chinese Internet users think that there are risks of artificial intelligence, 40.3% of Internet users think the biggest hazards posed by artificial intelligence is a personal information leakage, 63.0% of netizens think that artificial intelligence technology has threat to humans, 38.6% of Internet users think that big data is the main cause of a threat to human development. For the development of artificial intelligence technology in the future, although the situation is all the way high, but still can not relax vigilance. A new round of industrial revolution brought by artificial intelligence has come, and the imbalance between education and technological development will inevitably lead to the emergence of unemployment. For the new demand brought by artificial intelligence, only keep learning can not be ahead of technology.
With the improvement of the living standard, the public have higher requirements for interior decoration, especially for the quality of interior decoration. As the data of iiMedia Research showed, the scale of online interior decoration industry in China reached 344.19 billion yuan in 2018, and will exceed 433.82 billion yuan in 2019. Pacing with the relatively higher growing speed, the scale will exceeded 500 billion yuan in 2020. As the data of iiMedia Research showed, 46.0% of the interviewed users think that the most serious shortage of online interior decoration service platform is numerous invisible items existing. The business model of online interior decoration industry is relying too much on price advantage to obtain customers, and has become an obvious disadvantage. In the new situation, the quality is the more significant core of competition, and the industry will enter the era of quality decoration. iiMedia Research analyst believes that quality interior decoration has higher requirements for design ability, construction ability, service ability and support ability. Online interior decoration platform should enhance its competitiveness under the new requirements.
Driven by the acceleration of Internet penetration and cutting-edge technology, the home improvement industry has developed rapidly. At present, China's home furnishing industry has formed an industrial chain including brand, factory, dealer, home store market, decoration company, designer, foreman and user. The industry is developing well, in the first half of 2018 the net profit of home improvement enterprises exceeded 100 million yuan. China's home improvement industry has experienced the stage of group purchase and package, and has now entered the stage of platform development. Platform-based enterprises have developed rapidly. The data of iiMedia Polaris shows that in 2018 high-net-worth users of Qijia and Tuba rabbits is in high proportion which have more development advantages. At this stage, China's home furnishing industry still has problems such as long industry chain, high customer cost, tight working capital, and poor user experience. In the future, traffic, products, services and users are important directions for the development of China's home improvement industry.