Recently, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology issued the "Industrial Development and Transfer Guidance Catalogue (2018)", in-depth promotion of industrial order transfer and transformation and upgrading, according to the four major sectors of the western, northeast, central and eastern regions, respectively proposed the various sectors Regional positioning and the direction of the development of raw materials industry, chemicals, new materials and electronic information industry.
The countries that focus on developing the silicon industry in the next step are mostly the central and western provinces and cities. Shandong, Zhejiang, Jiangsu, Guangdong and other silicon industry towns, "Industry Development and Transfer Guidance Catalogue (2018)" did not explicitly point out the development of silicon materials industry in these provinces.
In some provinces and cities in the east, some chemical industries are also listed as “leading industries that are gradually adjusted and withdrawn” or “guided industries that are no longer undertaken”. The Catalogue of Industrial Development and Transfer Guidance (2018) is a revision of the Catalogue of Industrial Transfer Guidance (2012), aiming to promote rational and orderly transfer of industries through policy guidance and promote the formation of a new pattern of regional coordinated development. Will have a major impact on the future development pattern of China's chemical industry, including the silicone industry.