China 2020 white goods output grows despite virus impact
Jan 22, 2021 15:00
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Despite the hit that the domestic and global economies suffered from the spreading COVID virus last year, Chinese white goods manufacturers managed to maintain comparatively stable production and sales throughout 2020, thanks in part to increasing overseas demand, new official data shows.
China produced 196.3 million units of color televisions in 2020, up 4.7% on year, while refrigerator production also moved up 8.4% on year to 90.1 million units, according to the latest data from China’s National Bureau of Statistics (NBS).
“Demand for new TVs from North America increased significantly last year, becoming