China Relay Industry Report,

China Relay Industry Report, 2015-2018

Research in China, Date of Publication: Oct 1, 2015, 96 Pages

Presently, the high-end relay market in China is principally monopolized by foreign brands such as Omron, Panasonic and TE Connectivity, while the low-end market is controlled by local Chinese players like Hongfa Technology, Dongguan Sanyou Electrical Appliances, Zhejiang HKE, Ningbo Forward Relay, and Guizhou Space Appliance.

As the leader in Chinese relay industry, Hongfa Technology boasts annual capacity of producing one billion relays, occupying an 8.9% share of global relay market and ranking the fourth, and accounting for 19.2% share of Chinese relay market and ranking the first in 2014. In May, 2015, Hongfa Holding, a sub-subsidiary of Hongfa Technology invested USD20 million to acquire CLODI’s patents, trademarks and 100% equities of KG Company (held by CLODI), through which Hongfa further consolidated its position in the world’s market.

Dongguan Sanyou Electrical Appliances is one of the top 100 enterprises in China electronic components industry, ranking the 44th in 2014. The company’s products, without exception, have passed UL, CUL and CQC certifications and can meet the requirements of EU’s ROHS and REACH, and part of products even gained German VDE and TUV accreditations. It boasts annual production capacity of 600 million relays. In 2014, the company’s revenue reached RMB850.7 million, making up 4.6% share of Chinese relay market.

Ningbo Forward Relay is an export-oriented relay manufacturing enterprise, exporting 70% of its products to foreign countries and possessing annual capacity of producing 150 million relays. In 2014, the company’s revenue hit RMB433.5 million, being the 71st among top 100 players in China’s electronic components industry, and taking a 2.3% share of Chinese relay market.

Guizhou Space Appliance is the listed company under China Aerospace Science & Industry Corp (CASIC) and also the leading enterprise in military relay field. In 2014, the company’s relay output and sales volume was up to 12.03 million units and 11.66 million units respectively, harvesting the revenue of RMB188 million, a share of 11.7% in total revenue and accounting for 1% share of Chinese relay market.

This report highlights the followings:

  • Overview of global relay industry, covering market size, market structure, competitive landscape, etc.;
  • Overview of China relay industry, such as market size, market structure, import & export, competition pattern, etc.;
  • Downstream sectors of China relay industry, such as home appliance, automobile, etc.;
  • Operation and relay business of 5 global and 8 Chinese relay companies.


1 Overview of Relay Industry

1.1 Definition
1.2 Classification

2 Overview of Global Relay Industry

2.1 Market Size
2.2 Market Structure
2.3 Competition

3 Overview of China Relay Industry

3.1 Market Size
3.2 Market Structure
3.3 Import & Export
3.3.1 Import
3.3.2 Export
3.4 Competition
3.5 Policies

4 Downstream of China Relay Industry

4.1 Home Appliance
4.1.1 Air-conditioner
4.1.2 Refrigerator
4.1.3 Washing Machine
4.1.4 Color TV
4.2 Automobile

5 World’s Renown Relay Companies 

5.1.1 Profile
5.1.2 Operation
5.1.3 Revenue Structure
5.1.4 Gross Margin
5.1.5 Relay Business
5.1.6 Development in China
5.2 TE Connectivity
5.2.1 Profile
5.2.2 Operation
5.2.3 Revenue Structure
5.2.4 Gross Margin
5.2.5 Relay Business
5.2.6 Development in China
5.3 Panasonic
5.3.1 Profile
5.3.2 Operation
5.3.3 Revenue Structure
5.3.4 Gross Margin
5.3.5 Relay Business
5.3.6 Development in China
5.4 Schneider Electric
5.4.1 Profile
5.4.2 Operation
5.4.3 Revenue Structure
5.4.5 R&D
5.4.4 Gross Margin
5.4.6 Relay Business
5.4.7 Development in China
5.5 Fujitsu
5.5.1 Profile
5.5.2 Operation
5.5.3 Revenue Structure
5.5.4 Gross Margin
5.5.5 Relay Business
5.5.6 Development in China

6 Major Chinese Relay Companies

6.1 Hongfa Technology Co., Ltd
6.1.1 Profile
6.1.2 Operation
6.1.3 Revenue Structure
6.1.4 Gross Margin
6.1.5 R&D and Investment
6.1.6 Relay Business
6.1.7 Supply and Sales
6.1.8 Forecast and Outlook
6.2 Guizhou Space Appliance Co., Ltd
6.2.1 Profile
6.2.2 Operation
6.2.3 Revenue Structure
6.2.4 Gross Margin
6.2.5 R&D and Investment
6.2.6 Relay Business
6.2.7 Forecast and Outlook
6.3 CHINT Electrics Co., Ltd.
6.3.1 Profile
6.3.2 Operation
6.3.3 Revenue Structure
6.3.4 Gross Margin
6.3.5 R&D and Investment
6.3.6 Relay Business
6.3.7 Forecast and Outlook
6.4 Dongguan Sanyou Electrical Appliances Co., Ltd.
6.4.1 Profile
6.4.2 Development
6.5 Zhejiang HKE Co., Ltd.
6.5.1 Profile
6.5.2 Development
6.6 Ningbo Forward Relay Co., Ltd.
6.6.1 Profile
6.6.2 Development
6.7 Zhejiang Shenle Electric Co., Ltd.
6.7.1 Profile
6.7.2 Development
6.8 DELIXI Electric Co., Ltd.
6.8.1 Profile
6.8.2 Development
6.8.3 Relay Business

7 Prediction and Prospect

7.1 Forecast of Industry Development
7.2 Operational Comparison between Leading Players
7.2.1 Revenue
7.2.2 Relay Business


Main Technical Parameters of Relay
Classification of Relays (by Working Principle)
Working Principles of Electromagnetic Relay
Global Relay Sales and Growth Rate, 2008-2018E
Global Relay Sales Structure (by Sector), 2014/2016
Competitive Landscape in Global Relay Market, 2014
China’s Relay Sales and YoY Growth, 2008-2014
China’s Relay Output, 2011-2014
Relay Market Sales (by Sector) in China, 2014
Development Trends of Relays for Home Appliances and Automobile
Import Volume and Value of 60V-and-below Relays in China, 2013-2014
Top 10 Countries and Regions by Volume of Imported 60V-and-below Relays by China, 2014
Import Volume and Value of Above-60V Relays in China, 2013-2014
Top 10 Countries and Regions by Volume of Imported Above-60V Relays by China, 2014
Export Volume and Value of 60V-and-below Relays in China, 2013-2014
Top 10 Countries and Regions by Volume of Exported 60V-and-below Relays from China, 2014
Export Volume and Value of Above-60V Relays in China, 2013-2014
Top 10 Countries and Regions by Volume of Exported Above-60V Relays from China, 2014
Top 10 Players in China Relay Industry
Market Share (by Enterprise) of China Relay Industry, 2014
Policies on Relay Industry in China
Market Size and YoY Growth of China Home Appliance Industry, 2011-2014
China’s Air-conditioner Output and Sales Volume, 2009-2015
Market Share (by Brand) of China Air-conditioner Industry, 2014
Household Refrigerator Output and Sales Volume in China, 2009-2015
Market Share (by Brand) of China Refrigerator Industry, 2014
Output and Sales Volume of Washing Machines in China, 2009-2015
Market Share (by Brand) of China Washing Machine Industry, 2014
Color TV Output and Sales Volume in China, 2009-2015
Automobile Ownership and YoY Growth in China, 2009-2015
Automobile Output and YoY Growth in China, 2009-2015
Revenue and YoY Growth of Chinese Automobile Companies, 2011-2015
Revenue and Net Income of Omron, FY2010-FY2014
Revenue Breakdown of Omron (by Division), FY2010-FY2014
Revenue Structure of Omron (by Division), FY2010-FY2014
Revenue Breakdown of Omron (by Region), FY2010-FY2014
Revenue Structure of Omron (by Region), FY2010-FY2014
Gross Margin of Omron, FY2010-FY2014
Revenue of Omron’s EMC Division and % of Total Revenue, FY2010-FY2014
Revenue Structure of Omron’s EMC Division (by Region), FY2014
Revenue Structure of Omron’s EMC Division (by Product), FY2014
Omron’s Revenue from Greater China and % of Total Revenue, FY2010-FY2014
Profile of TE, 2015
Revenue and Net Income of TE, FY2010-FY2015
Revenue Breakdown of TE (by Division), FY2013-FY2014
Revenue Structure of TE (by Division), FY2013-FY2014
Revenue Breakdown of TE (by Region), FY2010-FY2014
Revenue Structure of TE (by Region), FY2010-FY2014
Gross Margin of TE, FY2010-FY2015
Relay Sealing Process of TE
TE’s Relay Product Lines and Applications
TE’s Revenue from China and % of Total Revenue, FY2010-FY2014
TE’s Automotive Electronics Production Base in China
TE’s Business Layout in China
Panasonic’s Business System
Revenue and Net Income of Panasonic, FY2011-FY2015
Revenue Breakdown of Panasonic (by Division), FY2014-FY2015
Revenue Structure of Panasonic (by Division), FY2014-FY2015
Revenue Breakdown of Panasonic (by Region), FY2011-FY2015
Revenue Structure of Panasonic (by Region), FY2011-FY2015
Gross Margin of Panasonic, FY2011-FY2015
Business Breakdown of Panasonic’s AIS Division
Revenue of Panasonic’s AIS Division and % of Total Revenue, FY2014-FY2015
Revenue Structure (by Business) of Panasonic’s AIS Division, FY2014
Relay Sealing Process of Panasonic
Main Features of Panasonic’s HE-S Relay
Panasonic’s Revenue from China and % of Total Revenue, FY2011-FY2015
Panasonic’s R&D Expenses in China and Number of Patents Applied, 2011-2013
Revenue and Net Income of Schneider, 2010-2015
Revenue Structure of Schneider (by Region), 2014
Schneider’s R&D Costs and % of Total Revenue, 2013-2014
Gross Margin of Schneider, 2013-2014
Schneider’s Revenue in China, 2013-2014
Revenue and Net Income of Fujitsu, FY2010-FY2014
Revenue Breakdown of Fujitsu (by Division), FY2011-FY2014
Revenue Structure of Fujitsu (by Division), FY2011-FY2014
Revenue Breakdown of Fujitsu (by Region), FY2013-FY2014
Revenue Structure of Fujitsu (by Region), FY2013-FY2014
Gross Margin of Fujitsu, FY2010-FY2014
Revenue of Fujitsu’s Device Solution Division and % of Total Revenue, FY2011-FY2014
Key Subsidiaries of Fujitsu in China
Equity Structure of Hongfa Technology, 2014
Subsidiaries and Responsibilities of Hongfa Technology
Revenue and Net Income of Hongfa Technology, 2010-2015
Revenue Breakdown of Hongfa Technology (by Product), 2012-2015
Revenue Structure of Hongfa Technology (by Product), 2012-2015
Revenue Breakdown of Hongfa Technology (by Region), 2012-2015
Revenue Structure of Hongfa Technology (by Region), 2012-2015
Gross Margin of Hongfa Technology, 2010-2015
Gross Margin of Hongfa Technology (by Product), 2012-2015
Hongfa Technology’s R&D Costs and % of Total Revenue, 2012-2015
Relay Product Certifications of Hongfa Technology as of 2014
High-voltage DC Relay of Hongfa Technology
Major Customers for High-voltage DC Relays of Hongfa Technology
Major Automotive Relay Projects of Hongfa Technology, early 2015
Hongfa Technology’s Procurement from Top 5 Suppliers and % of Total Procurement, 2012-2014
Hongfa Technology’s Revenue from Top 5 Customers and % of Total Revenue, 2012-2014
Revenue and Net Income of Hongfa Technology, 2014-2018E
Regional Distribution of Guizhou Space Appliance
Key Subsidiaries of Guizhou Space Appliance
Revenue and Net Income of Guizhou Space Appliance, 2010-2015
Revenue Breakdown of Guizhou Space Appliance (by Product), 2010-2015
Revenue Structure of Guizhou Space Appliance (by Product), 2010-2015
Revenue Breakdown of Guizhou Space Appliance (by Region), 2010-2015
Revenue Structure of Guizhou Space Appliance (by Region), 2010-2015
Gross Margin of Guizhou Space Appliance, 2010-2015
Gross Margin of Guizhou Space Appliance (by Product), 2010-2015
Gross Margin of Guizhou Space Appliance (by Region), 2010-2015
Guizhou Space Appliance’s R&D Costs and % of Total Revenue, 2010-2015
Guizhou Space Appliance’s Relay Business Revenue and % of Total Revenue, 2010-2015
Output, Sales Volume and Inventory (by Product) of Guizhou Space Appliance, 2013-2014
Revenue and Net Income of Guizhou Space Appliance, 2014-2018E
Revenue and Net Income of CHINT Electrics, 2010-2015
Revenue Breakdown of CHINT Electrics (by Product), 2010-2015
Revenue Structure of CHINT Electrics (by Product), 2010-2015
Revenue Breakdown of CHINT Electrics (by Region), 2010-2015
Revenue Structure of CHINT Electrics (by Region), 2010-2015
Gross Margin of CHINT Electrics, 2010-2015
Gross Margin of CHINT Electrics (by Product), 2010-2015
CHINT Electrics’ R&D Costs and % of Total Revenue, 2012-2015
CHINT Electrics’ Relay Revenue and % of Total Revenue, 2010-2015
Revenue and Net Income of CHINT Electrics, 2014-2018E
Equity Structure of Dongguan Sanyou Electrical Appliances, 2014
Revenue of Dongguan Sanyou Electrical Appliances, 2011-2014
Revenue of Zhejiang HKE, 2012-2014
Equity Structure of Ningbo Forward Relay
Revenue of Ningbo Forward Relay, 2012-2014
Equity Structure of DELIXI Electric
JRS1Ds Thermal Overload Relay of DELIXI Electric
Parameters of JRS1Ds Thermal Overload Relay of DELIXI Electric
Market Size and YoY Growth of China Relay Industry, 2013-2018E
China’s Relay Output, 2014-2018E
Revenue of Leading Companies in China Relay Industry, 2012-2014
Relay Business Revenue of Leading Companies in China Relay Industry, 2012-2014



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