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M&A market in China Report

M&A market in China 2021 report

China-related M&A transactions rose significantly in 2020

Despite the global economic downturn, China related merger and acquisitions (M&A) transactions rose significantly in 2020. In fact, the value and number of China M&A increased by 31.3% and 11.3% respectively compared to 2019, the average value of M&A deals increased about 16%. It means there were more large deals in 2020 than 2019. Our 2021 release of the M&A market in China report goes into detail of the overall M&A market after COVID-19, with deep-dives into the retail and consumer sector, high tech sector, material sector, automotive sector and the fashion sector. 

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Read our analysis on the mergers and acquisitions market in China

The M&A market in China report includes

  • China M&A market dynamics
  • Market reaction to COVID-19
  • Number and sectors of bankruptcies in China
  • M&A acquisitions of Chinese targets
  • Important M&A related China policies
  • Retail and consumer sector M&A
  • High-tech sector M&A
  • Material sector M&A
  • Auto sector M&A
  • Fashion sector M&A

Important statistics from the China M&A market report

  • The size of China’s M&A market in 2020 was 733.8 billion USD
  • There were 10,551 M&A deals in China in 2020
  • Financials and materials industries have the most M&A deals, contributing 17% and 13% market share from 2000-2016 respectively
  • In 2019, most inbound M&A deals in China came from the USA, with 21 deals and 5.3 billion US dollars

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