Source: Ministry of Industry and Information Technology

Chinese home appliance industry saw combined revenue of 1051.3 billion Yuan from January to August 2019, a year-on-year growth of 4.7%, and combined profit of 79.9 billion Yuan, a year-on-year growth of 14.9%, according Ministry of Industry and Information Technology. When it comes to breakdown figures for the same period, refrigerators posted output of 57.365 million units, a year-on-year growth of 2.8%, room air conditioners 152.395 million units, a year-on-year growth of 8.0%, and washing machines 49.17 million units, a year-on-year growth of 6.8%. For August alone, the output of refrigerators was 7.017 million units, down by 5.2% year-on-year, air conditioners 14.332 million units, down by 2.9% year-on-year, and washing machines 6.782 million units, up by 4.9% year-on-year.