Financial Storm Slams Air Conditioning Industry

Recent weeks have been the climax of a longstanding recipe for disaster that boasted such ingredients as deregulation, sub-prime loans, and a housing bubble. The result could be the worst economic cri...


Form-E helps Aux ACs’ Exports to Malaysia

In June 2006, Aux declared Form-E to Yinzhou Entry- Exit Inspection and Quarantine Bureau for Air- conditioners exported to Malaysia, which helped Aux establish stable international customer base. In July 2005, an agreement on merchandise trade between China and the ASEAN Free Trade Area (FTA) came into effect comprehensively, following mutual tariff cuts on products under agreement and originally...


Was This Summer Hot ?

An analysis of number of hot days in major markets   Room air conditioner (RAC) sales volume may be determined by external factors such as temperature, business conditions and new home construction starts, and by internal factors such as the introduction of new products by air conditioner manufacturers and advertising/sales promotional activities to distributors and end users. RACs are ...


SAFE A&T Technology Sets up Modern Plant to Manufacture Refr

Established in 1991, Dry All started making receiver driers for automobile air conditioners, soon added liquid line filter driers for commercial air conditioner and still later suction line accumulators, suction line filter driers, receivers, oil seperators and heat exchanger accumulators. With stringent process control and quality checks, the product enjoys the confidence of leading OEMs in India...


Voltas Acquires 51% in Electrical Company

Voltas, a Tata Group company has acquired a 51% equity stake in Mumbaibased Rohini Industrial Electricals for US$15 million approximately Rohini Industrial undertakes large turnkey electrical and instrumentation projects and with the strong emphasis Voltas is now giving to MEP project work, instead of only HVAC work, this acquisition suits Voltas very well.cialiscialislevitraorder generic levitrao...


Mitsubishi Electric Consumer Products (Thailand)

Mitsubishi Electric Consumer Products (Thailand) (MCP), located on the Amata Nakorn Industrial Estate in Chonburi Prefecture of Thailand, was established in 1989 and is now manufacturing and selling room air conditioners (RACs) and packaged air conditioners (PACs) for all the world, excluding for China and Japan. Currently, the biggest market for MCP is Europe (about 45% of the total sales), follo...


RAC Sales in Spain Dramatically Decreasing

In its June issue, JARN reported Room Air Conditioner (RAC) Sales in Southern Europe Decline. Thereafter, the power for RAC sales to recover has continued to remain weak, and RAC sales in 2008 in Southern Europe are showing a bearish tone towards the end of summer. In Southern Europe, Spain, in particular, incurred the highest rate of decrease in RAC sales from the previous year. Actual RAC sales ...


Spanish Air Conditioning Market; After Years of Continuous G

The Spanish economy has experienced, since the year 2000 and up to the year 2007, an important growth, such that during several years it even became the growth leader in Europe. An important part of this was coming from hectic activities in the construction industry, which during this period experienced a phenomenal growth, both in number of units built as well as in price increases. This positive...


AFCE Announces New Conference on Refrigerants

The French HVACR Industry Association (AFCE) announced its new conference on refrigerants, which will take place, as all AFCE conferences do, at Ecole des Mines de Paris, on October 9, 2008, with the presence of members of the European Commission and several representatives from the ministries of the Environment and Industry. The preliminary program includes the following main themes: refrigerant ...


Sakura Exhibits Air Conditioners at Confair in Iran

The 8th International Confair, the largest Construction Exhibition in Iran was held from August 7 to 10, 2008, in Teheran with the participation of more than 700 exhibitors from 18 countries, near and far. The booth of Dama Arya Co., Iranian Distributor of Sakura, was one that stood out with its large booth attracting the attention of many visitors that bustled around all day long. While the pract...