China Kitchen Appliances Market Size & Share Analysis - Growth Trends & Forecasts (2023 - 2028)

The China Kitchen Appliances Market is segmented by Product, End Users, and Distribution Channel. By Product (Refrigerators and Freezers, Dishwashers, Mixers and Grinders, Microwave Ovens, Grills and Roasters, Water Purifiers, and Other Kitchen Appliances). By End User (Residential and Commercial). By Distribution channel (Multi-Brand Stores, Exclusive Stores, Online and Other Distribution Channels). The report offers market size and forecasts for the China Kitchen Appliances Market in value (USD million) for all the above segments.

China Kitchen Appliances Market Size

China Kitchen Appliances Product Market
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Study Period 2019 - 2028
Base Year For Estimation 2022
Forecast Data Period 2023 - 2028
Historical Data Period 2018 - 2021
CAGR 7.00 %
Market Concentration High

Major Players


*Disclaimer: Major Players sorted in no particular order


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China Kitchen Appliances Market Analysis

The Kitchen Appliances Market in China has performed well and shown improvements in recent years. The increasing urbanization rate in China is one of the drivers for the growing appliance market in China. The urbanization rate in China was 56.1% in 2015 and now it has reached 61% so the Urbanization rate is increasing by 1% every year which is driving demand for household as well as Kitchen appliances.

Compared to developed countries, the penetration rate of household appliances in China is relatively low. Hence, China has great potential in the household appliance market. In the next five years, the household appliance market in China will integrate cloud computing, Big Data, the internet of things, and other cutting-edge technology.

In the past, domestic brands in China’s household appliance market have focused on middle- and low-end markets while high-end markets were dominated by foreign brands. With the development of China’s living standards, domestic demand for high-end products is increasing, which will motivate domestic brands to launch more of these products over the next five years.

The demand for the Kitchen Appliances product is related to the real estate sector. More the number of households translate into more demand for kitchen and other household appliances. Since 2018, the tightening policy of China’s real estate market has significantly affected the performance of the household appliances market in China, including the kitchen appliance sector.

China is the leader in technology adaptation in the appliance product market. kitchen appliance consumers in China are more demanding of quality, appearance, and function. To fulfill their needs, companies in this sector have been dedicated to providing a variety of products with different functions and technology innovation. In terms of product intelligence, value-added functions such as Wi-Fi, intelligent reminder, and remote control are now applied in kitchen appliance products.

China has been on the frontlines both of post-COVID-19 economic recovery, and of the societal changes the pandemic has precipitated. Consumers increased their net purchase intention by the largest degree toward essential, health-oriented products, such as sanitary and health products, fresh food, and life insurance, while expressing negative net purchase intention towards non-necessities such as hair and beauty products, and large home appliances.

China Kitchen Appliances Market Trends

This section covers the major market trends shaping the China Kitchen Appliances Market according to our research experts:

Appliance Penetration Rate In Tier 2 And 3 Cities Will Drive The Demand In Future

China has great potential in the household appliance market. The penetration rate of basics household appliances in China in tier 1 and 2 cities has reached 85%. While the penetration rate of household appliances in China in tier 3 and 4 cities is less than 50%, which indicates that households in these areas will be a major growth market for this industry. it is anticipated that demand for replacing appliances will be a major driver of growth in tier 1 and 2 so, the focus for tier-1 and 2 cities will be replacing current appliances, while in lower-tier cities it will be first-time purchases.

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China Import Of Kitchen Appliance Is Very Low Compared To Its Exports

Compared to exports, imports in China’s household appliance market are very low, which is only 0.9% of domestic demand. Major imported products are dishwashers and electric stoves which occupy 55.7% of the total imported value. In the future, imports are expected to increase at an annual rate of 5.7%. However, imported products will continue to account for a small percentage of the domestic market due to the cultural and lifestyle differences in China. In addition, favorable government policies and the remarkable performance of domestic brands impede imports.

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China Kitchen Appliances Industry Overview

Influenced by adjusting the policy of China’s real estate market and fierce competition among market players, the household appliance market in China has underperformed. Additionally, the gross margin rate of the kitchen appliances sector was over 40%. China is quite ahead in the technology adoption in the appliance segment. Various national and international players have their presence in the China Kitchen Appliance Industry. The Major players in the market include Midea Group, Hangzhou Robam Appliance Co. Ltd, Ningbo FOTILE Kitchen Ware, Galanz Group, Bosch, Haier, Hisense, Skyworth, Sichuan Changhong Electric Co., Ltd, and TCL Technology but, none of them has an absolute advantage. On the whole, because consumers value the brand, quality, durability and other factors of kitchen appliances higher than prices, price reduction competition is not the best competitive strategy for the kitchen appliance industry.

China Kitchen Appliances Market Leaders

  1. Midea Group

  2. Hangzhou Robam Appliance Co. Ltd

  3. Ningbo FOTILE Kitchen Ware

  4. Galanz Group

  5. Bosch

  6. Haier

*Disclaimer: Major Players sorted in no particular order


China Kitchen Appliances Market News

  • In July 2021, Galanz joins hands with Whirlpool China to release a brand upgrade strategy focusing on all-category kitchen appliances' life scenes. After Galanz acquired Whirlpool (China), the two parties jointly held a brand upgrade strategy conference.
  • In 2021, Midea, China’s top home appliances maker is expected to expand overseas production as it eyes a 10 percent global market share. The company is looking for suitable locations for manufacturing in North America while expanding production in a number of nations with an emphasis on automation.

China Kitchen Appliances Market Report - Table of Contents


    1. 1.1 Study Assumptions and Market Definition

    2. 1.2 Scope of the Study




    1. 4.1 Market Overview

    2. 4.2 Insights on Sustainability Aspects in Kitchen Appliances

    3. 4.3 Insights on Technology Adoption on Kitchen Appliances

    4. 4.4 Market Drivers

    5. 4.5 Market Restraints

    6. 4.6 Market Opportunities

    7. 4.7 Industry Attractiveness- Porter's 5 Forces Analysis

      1. 4.7.1 Threat of New Entrants

      2. 4.7.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers/Consumers

      3. 4.7.3 Bargaining Power of Suppliers

      4. 4.7.4 Threat of Substitute Products

      5. 4.7.5 Intensity of Competitive Rivalry

    8. 4.8 Impact of Covid 19 on the Market


    1. 5.1 By Product

      1. 5.1.1 Refrigerators and Freezers

      2. 5.1.2 Dishwashers

      3. 5.1.3 Mixers and Grinders

      4. 5.1.4 Microwave Ovens

      5. 5.1.5 Grills and Roasters

      6. 5.1.6 Water Purifiers

      7. 5.1.7 Other Kitchen Appliances

    2. 5.2 By End User

      1. 5.2.1 Residential

      2. 5.2.2 Commercial

    3. 5.3 By Distribution Channel

      1. 5.3.1 Multi- Brand Stores

      2. 5.3.2 Exclusive Stores

      3. 5.3.3 Online

      4. 5.3.4 Other Distribution Channel


    1. 6.1 Market Concentration Overview

    2. 6.2 Company Profiles

      1. 6.2.1 Midea Group

      2. 6.2.2 Hangzhou Robam Appliances Co. Ltd

      3. 6.2.3 Ningbo Fotile Kitcheware

      4. 6.2.4 Galanz Group

      5. 6.2.5 Bosch

      6. 6.2.6 Haier Group

      7. 6.2.7 Hisense

      8. 6.2.8 SkyWorth

      9. 6.2.9 Sichuan Changhong Electric Co Ltd

      10. 6.2.10 TCL Technology*

    3. *List Not Exhaustive


**Subject to Availability

China Kitchen Appliances Industry Segmentation

China Kitchen Appliance market denotes the market for the machines or the appliances that are intended to use in the kitchen. China's kitchen appliance market is showing a constant growth rate in recent years. The domestic demand and production for the product have shown a rapid rise, whereas the import of the same has reduced over the years. A complete background analysis of the South Korea Kitchen Appliance Market, which includes an assessment of the economy, market overview, market size estimation for key segments, and emerging trends in the market, market dynamics, and Key competitive profiles are covered in the report. The China Kitchen Appliance Market is segmented by Product, End Users, and Distribution Channel. By product, segmented into Refrigerators and Freezers, Dishwashers, Mixers and Grinders, Microwave Ovens, Grills and Roasters, Water Purifiers, and Other Kitchen Appliances. By End-user, segmented into Residential and commercial. By Distribution channel, segmented into Multi-Brand Stores, Exclusive Stores, Online, and Other Distribution Channels.

By Product
Refrigerators and Freezers
Mixers and Grinders
Microwave Ovens
Grills and Roasters
Water Purifiers
Other Kitchen Appliances
By End User
By Distribution Channel
Multi- Brand Stores
Exclusive Stores
Other Distribution Channel

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China Kitchen Appliances Market Research FAQs

The China Kitchen Appliances Market is projected to register a CAGR of 7% during the forecast period (2023-2028).

Midea Group, Hangzhou Robam Appliance Co. Ltd, Ningbo FOTILE Kitchen Ware, Galanz Group, Bosch and Haier are the major companies operating in the China Kitchen Appliances Market.

China Kitchen Appliances Industry Report

Statistics for the 2023 China Kitchen Appliances market share, size and revenue growth rate, created by Mordor Intelligence™ Industry Reports. China Kitchen Appliances analysis includes a market forecast outlook to 2028 and historical overview. Get a sample of this industry analysis as a free report PDF download.

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