Viet Nam Among Top 10 Biggest Construction Ceramic Producers

11:22:31 AM | 12/5/2023

Viet Nam is among the top 10 biggest producers of construction ceramics and has the fourth largest ceramic tile output, according to Deputy Minister of Construction Nguyen Van Sinh.The ceramic industry contributes over US$3 billion to Viet Nam's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) annually.

Made-in-Viet Nam ceramic products have been exported to many regions and countries around the world, including namely ASEAN, Northeast Asia, America, and Europe.

In 2022 alone, exports of ceramic products brought home over US$220 million.

The Deputy Minister of Construction said that over the past years, the government, ministries, sectors have issued legal documents, plans, strategies to promote the development of construction materials, including ceramics, for the 2021-2030 period, with a vision to 2050.

In the past two decades, the construction ceramic industry in Viet Nam has made strong progresses in both quality and quantity, with total capacity of ceramic tile production, including porcelain, granite and cotto tiles, surpassing 800 million sq. m a year, and that of sanitary ware 26 million units a year.

Source: VGP