• Analysis on the market of automotive plastic injection mold in China 2022

    China’s automobile production and sales volume has ranked first in the world for 11 consecutive years. China ‘s market share in the global automobile manufacturing industry had increased from 13.78% in 2008 to 28.23% in 2019. Affected by the COVID-19 epidemic, China’ s automobile production was affected to some extent from 2019  to 2022. Statistic data shows that in 2019 China’s automobile output was 255.3 million units down 8% year on year, and from January to June 2020 was 99.7 million vehicles, down 16.5% year on year. The continuous development of the automobile industry has driven the growth of the auto mold market demand. Update new model will bring new market opportunity With the intensified competition in the automobile industry, the OEMs will choose to upgrade new models to attract consumers and maintain their brand influence among the consumers.  Therefore, auto makers in many cases have chopped the time it takes to develop a…

    Industry news July 7, 2021
  • Sourcing Plastic injection molds from China 101, Part 1: characteristics of tooling companies from China

    Are you trying to find a plastic injection mold manufacturer in China who is well-suited to your needs and can also deliver on their promises?And if you are new to sourcing from China, the first thing you should do is to overview the internal characteristics of tooling companies for better understanding and support of proposed business models. Here are the questions you should ask before asking quote from a tooling shop in China. Is the tooling shops foreign invested or Taiwan/HK Invested or Private ? This is an important question as the type of the company may impact your mold cost greatly. In general, there are 3 types of mold companies and each has their advantage and disadvantages. A. Starting from 1990s, many US and European plastic tooling companies started building their own facility in China according to their industry standard. In early stage, larger plastic factories were mostly founded by entrepreneurs from Western countries. In terms…

  • How to source a plastic injection molding company in China?

    Plastic injection molding is the process using polymers or plastic resins that when heated, melted and injected under high pressure into a custom injection mold, will produce plastic parts to be utilized in product manufacturing. The manufacturing process can be a complicated one and there are many factors such as industry needs, specifications, end-users time/budget constrains to consider when choosing a plastic injection molder in China that best suits your production requirements. Volume Specialization & Capacity: With more than10000 injection molders of different size all over China, selecting the best injection company for your project can be a chanllenging task. The best is to start with narrowing down your options according to your volume and size requirements. High volume molders specialize in project requiring over 500,000 parts and typically produce parts requiring small-sized molds and press under 350 Ton. Usually the injection machines are equipped with robot systems to increase efficiency while saving more pennies. Low to moderate volume molders…

    Industry news June 10, 2020
  • Top 10 plastic molding companies in China

    In this article, we aim to help you in your molding supplier search, we have compiled information on the top custom plastic injection molding companies in CHINA. Domestic Custom Injection Molding Companies We have compiled a list of plastic molding companies and mold manufacturers with information on all the CHINA providers of custom injection molding services. Companies are ranked in descending order of company size in number of employees.   Company Headquarters Number of Employees HS MOLD COMPANY Dongguan 100-199 WENYI THINITY CO. LTD. Tonglin 100-199 Changhong Technology Company ShenZhen 100-199 Shanghai Kroning Technology Equipment Co., Ltd. (Kroning) ShangHai 100-199 Sichuan Yibin Push Mold Co., Ltd. (Push) SiChuan 100-199 Shenzhen Xubang Manufacturing Technology Co., Ltd. (Xubang) ShenZhen 100-199 Himile Group Co., Ltd. (Haomai) Gaomi 100-199 Kunshan Daliang Plastic Mould Co., Ltd. (Daliang) KunShang 100-199 Weihai Youshan Precision Mould Co., Ltd. (Youshan) WeiHai 100-199 Shenzhen Jinggongda Plastic Mould Co., Ltd. (Jigongda) ShenZhen 100-199 Table 1: Top Domestic Custom Injection…

    Industry news May 26, 2020
  • How to find a reliable mold manufacturer in China/HS Mold

    A client who just start s up his new injection molding company recently inquired me about how to qualify Chinese supply chain for injection molds.  It is said that choice is more important than effort. Yes, choice is more important, choose correctly is far more important. Only by going in the right direction, your road will be smoother, otherwise, no matter how much effort you put in, all will be wasted. This is very true for selecting a qualified mold maker from China . A good mould manufacturer  save you a tremendous amount of time, money, and headache without sacrificing quality. In this article I’ll explain how we could go from having no contacts in China to successfully complete audit on injection mold manufacturers.   1 Start building a list of 5 suppliers with whom you can communicate directly.Comb through the different resources to search and identify the appropriate manufacturers for your injection…

    Industry news, 未分类 March 29, 2020
  • Top 10 Tooling engineer interview questions 

    Below is a list of general questions to ask during the interview of tooling engineer job in China.  What kind of questions you may meet in your area? What kind of answers do you have for below questions?Welcome for discussion! Answers to be followed!   What steel you use most frequently? What is the difference between NAK80 and S136? If cavity steel is H13, what material shall be used for lifter, why? What is the machining process of plastic injection mold? What causes flash in plastic injection molded parts? What causes void in molding plastic parts? How to solve part sticking to slide issue? What is the function of cooling? What are your biggest strengths? Why we hire you?

    Industry news February 3, 2020
  • Who is supporting Tesla Plan of Cutting Price of China-Built Cars in 2020?

    On January 7th, 2020, Tesla had already begun bulk delivery of the Chinese-made model 3 with the annoucement of around 32,000.00 yuan(6000$) price cut for the home-made model which start  start at 355,800 yuan ($50,800). Needleess to say,  the move will lure buyers as the world’s biggest electric-vehicle market slows. Tesla Model 3 is very promising to be a most popular new energy model in China. Tesla aims to lower costs by using more local components, allowing it to import fewer parts and avoid tariffs. On a home-made Model 3 delivery conference a chief executive said that the current localization rate for off-line automotive component is 30% currently, and it is expected to reach 70% in the middle of the year and 100%t by the end of the year, laying the foundation for continued cost down. Also this strategy brings a lot of opportunities to domestic upstream and downstream vehicles part suppliers.   The cut is widely predicted as just a start…

    Industry news January 31, 2020


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