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2013.07.23

Hisense Opens South Africa Factory

Hisense opened a US$ 35-million invested home electronics factory in Atlantis north of Cape Town, South Africa on June 6.   Hisense started manufacturing flat-screen televisions and refrigerators...

2013.07.13

LG Donates Anti-mosquito ACs to Ibadan Community, Nigeria

LG has donated some units of the recently introduced LG Anti-mosquito air conditioners and treated mosquito nets to the Idi Ayunre community health center in Ibadan, Nigeria.   The gesture, which...

2013.07.03

Report: Hisense May Be Planning More South Africa Plants

Jul 12, 2013 Chinese appliance and consumer electronics maker Hisense opened a plant to make TVs and refrigerators in South Africa last month, and, according to media reports, is already beginning dis...

2013.07.09

Samsung flies in with jet engine air conditioner

08 Jul 2013 Samsung the launch of the Q9000 jet engine air conditioner, the world’s first that uses jet engine technology to cool or heat the air faster than any other conventional unit. “Featuring a...

2013.07.05

Solar cooling for large buildings in South Africa

02/07/2013 A solar cooling solution to reduce energy costs for large buildings by combining high-efficiency chillers with hybrid solar thermal and photovoltaic (PV) technologies has been introduced in South Africa.   The Johnson Controls system is said to be financially optimal for warm climates, given that it captures energy from the sun and uses a highly efficient absorption chiller.  ...

2013.06.19

Hisense Opens South African Plant

Jun 18, 2013 Chinese appliance maker Hisense Kelon has opened a plant in the South African town of Atlantis to make refrigerators and TVs. Hisense acquired a shuttered plant in the town, about 40 km ...

2013.06.05

LG Electronics Donates Anti-Mosquito ACs to Ibadan Community

31 May 2013 LG Electronics, a global leader in consumer electronics and air conditioning, has donated some units of the recently introduced LG Anti-mosquito ACs and treated mosquito nets to the Idi- A...

2013.05.24

1.11.4 South Africa

South Africa is the third-largest air conditioner market in Africa after Egypt and Nigeria. Reinforced by its abundant natural resources, South Africa shows potential for further economic growth. It i...

2013.05.24

1.11.3 Algeria

Air conditioner market size of Algeria was estimated at about 250,000 units in 2012, up 25% from 2011.   According to China Customs, imports of air conditioners from China topped 1 million units in 2012. Of them, Midea and Gree each took slightly more than 250,000 units, while imports from Hisense and Samsung both surpassed 180,000 units. Imports from TCL, Galanz, and Aux are also rising shar...

2013.05.24

1.11.2 Nigeria

Air conditioner market size of Nigeria is estimated at about 510,000 units in 2012, a 19% increase from the previous year.   According to China Customs, the number of imported air conditioners fr...

2013.05.24

1.11.1 Egypt

Egyptian air conditioner demand came to 632,000 units in 2012, up 10% from the previous year.   According to China Customs, air conditioner units imported from China grew by 35% year on year to r...

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