Vietnam, A New Star in the Southeast Asian Market

– Major Brands Storm Vietnamese Market – Continued from June Issue Competitive Landscape   Daikin and Panasonic lead the Vietnamese RAC market with more than half of the combined ...


AHR Expo Returns to Atlanta for the First Time Since 2001

The AHR Expo will return to Atlanta for the first time since 2001 for its 2019 Show at the Georgia World Congress Center. HVAC&R accounts for billions of dollars in revenue and is a key economic driver for the state of Georgia, with U.S. Department of Labor projections indicating it will see nearly 20% growth in the coming years. With this booming HVAC&R market, the region is a top locatio...


AFEC 2018 General Assembly

AFEC held its yearly general assembly in Santander from June 8 to 10. The general assembly consisted of two parts: the business and the social events. Attendees of the business meeting discussed th...

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i-NX-Q: the new Climaveneta multi-purpose heat pump with inverter technology

Mitsubishi Electric Hydronics & IT Cooling Systems presents i-NX-Q. Climaveneta’s air source multi-purpose unit with scroll inverter compressors and cooling capacity from 43 to 151 kW. The logic of

AC Industry to Experience High Growth through e-Commerce

Panasonic India, a leading air conditioner player in India, expects high growth in the air conditioner category, especially from the e-commerce platform. Gaurav Sah, business head– Air Conditioner Group, Panasonic India, told the press on April 25, “In the next few years, e- commerce sale of air conditioners will outgrow all other modes of sale. Though e-commerce currently contributes ...


Government Wants Default AC Temperature Setting at 24ºC

The power ministry has advised companies to regulate default air conditioner settings to promote energy efficiency. Air conditioner manufacturers have been asked to maintain default temperature setting at 24ºC, and this may also be made mandatory at a later stage, the power ministry said in a statement on June 22. The ministry has launched an awareness campaign around air conditioning to t...


Kanwaljeet Jawa Is the First Indian to be Appointed to the B

Global air conditioning leader Daikin of Japan has appointed its India operations managing director (MD) and chief executive officer (CEO) Kanwaljeet Jawa to the board of the parent company. This anno...


Prices of Chinese Brand ACs Rise by 20%

Since the second half of 2017, due to factors such as national environmental protection policies and market policies, the purchase prices of raw materials have risen sharply, resulting in increases in the prices of air conditioning products in China. Since the beginning of this year, Chinese manufacturers have adjusted their air conditioner prices several times, and the prices are rising every mon...


CRH 2018 Focuses on Balanced Development with Higher Quality

Reported by Professor Shi Wenxing and PhD candidate Yang Zixu, Tsinghua University The 29th International Exhibition for Refrigeration, Air conditioning, Heating and Ventilation, Frozen Food Proces...


Frigair 2018 Showcases Products for African Market

Frigair Expo 2018 took place at the Gallagher Estate in in Johannesburg, South Africa, from June 6 to 8. Frigair Expo is the African continent’s only dedicated heating, energy, ventilation, air ...


Southeast Asian RAC Market Struggling due to Unseasonably Co

According to the JARN January 2018 Special Issue, the 2017 room air conditioner (RAC) market scale of seven major countries in Southeast Asia, namely Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam, decreased by 9.1% compared with 2016. This decrease was due to the unusually early arrival of the rainy season in the region.   The RAC sales season this summer s...


Cooling with less warming: Improving air conditioners in Ind

TERI, NRDC & IGSD, 10 July 2018 As nations phase out ozone-depleting refrigerants to comply with the Montreal Protocol, the AC industry faces the challenge – and opportunity – of swit...


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ACRA 2018 helds in Sapporo, Japan

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