Market Report


2018 AC Market Trends in the Southern Hemisphere--Africa

After suffering challenging weather conditions and stagnant economies for many years, the African RAC market started to bounce back and has seen 10% growth in 2018, partly because of hotter weather th...


2018 AC Market Trends in the Southern Hemisphere--Latin Amer

Latin American air conditioner demand increased by 0.3% in 2018. Brazil, Argentina, and Mexico were the top three markets in the region, with a combined market scale of 4.87 million units in 2018. ...


2018 AC Market Trends in the Southern Hemisphere-- Oceania

Australia The 2018 Australian room air conditioner (RAC) market including window and portable types, showed demand reaching 872,000 units, dropping by 7.8% year on year; packaged air conditioners (...


JCI Highlights Sabroe High-efficiency Products

At Chillventa held in October 2018, Johnson Controls showcased new Sabroe brand products that embodied its slogan ‘We have no planet B– Let’s keep our planet cool!’ Such exhibi...


2018 AC Market Review

Indonesia Reported by Yoshiharu Osumi, HVAC&R advisor, Indonesia In 2018, Indonesia recorded gross domestic product (GDP) growth of 5.2%, which was slightly more than the 5.1% growth seen in 201...


Italian HVAC Market in 2018

Reported by Jacques Gandini, managing director, Studio Gandini, and Nicola Marconi, senior consultant HVAC, Italy Italy is one of the largest heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigerati...


ACREX India 2019 to Bring Entire HVAC&R Universe to Mumbai

ACREX India 2019 will be held from February 28 to March 2 at BEC, Mumbai, celebrating its 20th edition. With over 32,000 m2 gross area focusing on building management systems (BMS) and indoor air qual...


Penn Controls Celebrates 100 Years of Leadership

Penn Controls, a brand of Johnson Controls (JCI), will mark its 100th anniversary in 2019. The company, which offers a complete line of commercial refrigeration controls products, was founded in 1919 ...


How the Italian Chiller Market Has Changed through the Years

— Latest Sales Data for 2017 Reported by Ing. Marcello Collantin, expert of Centro Studi Galileo, Italy After witnessing overall growth of the gross domestic product (GDP) in Europe for ab...

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