Demand for water treatment products in China will soar 15.5 percent annually through 2012. Filters and membranes will be the fastest growing segments, although all types will see double-digit gains. The industrial sector will remain the largest market, but will be outpaced by municipal and other end uses. The study analyzes the ¥20.4 billion water treatment product industry in China. It presents historical demand data for the years 1997, 2002 and 2007, and forecasts for 2012 and 2017 by product (e.g., chemicals, filtration, membranes, deionization, disinfection equipment, distillation); market (e.g., industrial, municipal, residential, commercial); and Chinese geographic region. The study also considers market environment factors, details industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles 33 leading industry players, including Ashland, Dow Chemical, GE Water & Process Technologies, ITT, Nalco, Nitto Denko, Siemens, Changzhou Kewei Fine Chemical Plant, China National BlueStar Group, Jiangsu Jianghai Chemical Company, and Wujin Fine Chemical Factory.