Ceramic World Review

  • Ceramic World Review 147/2022

    Jul 12, 2022
    In this issue: • Mohawk Industries acquires Vitromex and expands in Mexico • Pamesa continues its unstoppable growth • Italian ceramic industry enjoys a record-breaking 2021 • Italian ceramic machinery turnover tops €2 billion in 2021 • ITA-ITILES, an emerging Italian player • Finally, Tecna 2022 is back • The state of the art and new proposals for decarbonisation of the ceramic industry • Laminam accelerates the transition to carbon neutrality ... and much more
  • Ceramic World Review 146/2022

    May 13, 2022
    In this issue: • The Italian tile industry is weathering the “perfect storm” • Duravit buoyed by strong performance in China • Hydrogen kilns: a step towards the future • Fastdry: the first thermal machine from System Ceramics • Low-energy drying of sanitaryware and tableware • Digital finishing: sustainability, efficiency and control • Advanced technology and service for a high-quality finish • Fragnani Group invests in productivity, automation and new sizes • Surface Firming Process treatment on sanitaryware articles • The ceramic laboratory is the key to managing change ... and much more
  • Ceramic World Review 145/2022

    Mar 08, 2022
    In this issue: • Portobello reports strong 9-month growth • World ceramic tile industry and market: forecasts to 2025 • RAK Ceramics looks to expand in Saudi Arabia • 2021 U.S. Ceramic Tile Market Update • Mohawk posts net sales of more than $11 billion • Ceramika Paradyż sets its sights on large sizes • Panariagroup renovates the plant for its ultra-thin surfaces • From analogue to digital, the pursuit of quality in the development of decoration • LGVs, an efficient sanitaryware handling solution …and much more
  • Ceramic World Review 144/2021

    Dec 20, 2021
    In this issue: • Laminam’s “sustainable evolution” • Soaring costs threaten the recovery • The green hydrogen revolution at Iris Ceramica • World construction set to see strong growth through to 2025 • Somany Ceramics set for further expansion • Focus on Sanitaryware: World sanitaryware exports and imports • Synchronised digital structure printing • Finishing 4.0 with measuring cameras…
  • Ceramic World Review 143/2021

    Sep 22, 2021
    In this issue: • World production and consumption of ceramic tiles • The world’s top ceramic tile manufacturers • Mohawk Industries sets new records • Lamosa acquires Roca’s tiles division • Duratex (now Dexco) begins a new growth phase • The rise of Victoria PLC • Interviews: Kajaria Ceramics, Neolith, VitrA Tiles • Strong rebound in European construction in 2021 • Ceramic machinery…
  • Ceramic World Review 142/2021

    Jul 08, 2021
    In this issue: • Italian tiles exceed pre-Covid levels • The Brazilian ceramic industry focuses on exports • Pamesa close to turnover of 900 million euros • RAK Ceramics returns to steady growth • Examples of energy efficiency improvement in the ceramic industry • Migratech Hybrid, green microgranulation from LB • Superfast, a sustainable, energy-saving process • How the transition to…
  • Ceramic World Review 141/2021

    May 10, 2021
    In this issue: • 2020 U.S. ceramic tile market update • FOCUS ON GLAZING & DECORATION • Sodium feldspar with a low content of respirable crystalline silica • Digital Twin: productivity, sustainability and flexibility in the end-of-line stage • Safety, health and environment: new breakthroughs in antibacterial treatments • Air conditioning in casting rooms: a high-precision process •…
  • Ceramic World Review 140/2021

    Mar 11, 2021
    In this issue: • The Spanish tile industry survives the year of the pandemic • The 2020 results of the Spanish glaze and colour producers • Italian ceramic tile industry sees slowdown, but less than expected • Financial analysis of world ceramic tile manufacturers • The state of the US market • Interviews with Romani Group and Grupo Halcón • FOCUS ON LARGE SIZES, SLABS AND PANELS •…
  • The ceramic community meets on Tecna Next

    Oct 27, 2020
    Ceramic World Web will contribute to the innovative digital platform by publishing content and organising more than ten technical webinars in partnership with IEG through to next September.
  • Ceramic World Review 135/2020

    Mar 12, 2020
    FOCUS ON: Digital Evolution • FOCUS ON: Large sizes. Automation & End of Line • 2019 U.S. Ceramic Tile Market Update