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An Integrated Print and Digital Platform that Serves the Coatings Industry Worldwide

  • Founded in 1996, CCJ is a bilingual (Chinese/English) technical / trade journal and an integrated platform of print and digital editions for the global coatings industry.

  • CCJ keeps industry players up-to-date on the must-know topics of the industry, such as market news, technological advancements, new products and services.

  • CCJ is published 5 times a year in March, May, July, September and November. In addition to a print circulation of 9,000/issue and a digital distribution of 12,000/issue, CCJ is also distributed via the official website of CHINACOAT exhibition,

  • As the official publication for the CHINACOAT series of exhibition, CCJ will additionally publish 'CHINACOAT Directory' and distribute 12,000 copies at CHINACOAT exhibition.

Strive to Help Advertisers to Reach Prospects

  • China is by far the largest national market for coatings in the Asia-Pacific region, followed by India, Japan and some Southeast Asian economies such as Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia, the Philippines and Malaysia. CCJ's circulation and demographics cover these prosperous regions to provide qualified prospects for your brand.

  • Customers can tailor your advertising programme through CCJ's affordable, value-driven print and digital options to meet your company's marketing needs. Our quality editorial assures every issue is an engaging platform to showcase your company and products to your target audience.


Official Publication for the CHINACOAT Series of Exhibition
CCJ is the official publication for the CHINACOAT series of exhibition and thus enjoys most privileged channel of distribution exclusively to trade visitors by additionally publishing 12,000 copies of 'CHINACOAT Directory' to the show visitors. Exhibitors can rely on the opportunity to capture attendees' attention and maximize on-site exposure while non-exhibitors can convey your messages through our journal to locate more sales leads.

Proven Editorial Judgement and Industry Expertise
Our editorial team and contributing writers comprise of industry experts and consultants to ensure a careful and proper editorial planning in each issue. Our feature articles cover new technologies and innovations, market trends, new product releases, renowned supplier profiles, interviews of prominent enterprises and specialists, and much more.

A Unique Bilingual Trade Publication with Qualified Readership
CCJ is the ONLY bilingual publication being actively circulated to the coatings industry in China and Asia Pacific region. Your ads will reach industry professionals and decision makers of the industry.

Expand the Reach of your Advertising Campaign via Our Integrated Exposure
In addition to the print edition, CCJ is distributed electronically to our subscribers and CHINACOAT visitors. Your advertising message is further reinforced by our online audience of For the same rate, your ad will appear in both our print and digital editions with no extra fees!


Issues Themes Editorial Features Ad Confirmation Deadlines Material Deadlines
EditorialsDigital Files Ready for Printing
Mar Novel Coatings Technology
  • Functional Polymers

  • Superhydrophobicity

  • Nanotechnology

  • Hygienic Coatings

20/2/2017 10/2/2017 25/2/2017
May Durability & Protection
  • Exterior Wood Coatings/Stains

  • Powder Coatings

  • Architectural Coatings

  • Sustainable Technologies

20/4/2017 10/4/2017 25/4/2017
Jul Analysis, Testing & Rheology
  • Nanocomposites

  • Optimisation of Rheological Profiles

  • Curing of Paints & Powders

  • Natural & Artificial Weathering

20/6/2017 10/6/2017 25/6/2017
Sep Innovative Formulations
  • Coatings for Wind Turbines

  • Super High Solid Systems

  • Self-Healing Coatings

  • Smart & Functional Materials

20/8/2017 10/8/2017 25/8/2017
Nov Market & Statistics
  • Comparison of China & USA Coatings Industry

  • Functional Coatings: Market Overview

10/10/2017 10/9/2017 15/10/2017
Special Supplement

Exhibition Directory for CHINACOAT2017, Shanghai

10/10/2017 - 15/10/2017
Regular Columns
  • Insider View

  • Product Literature

  • Industry News
  • Trade Shows & Forums

* Editorial features are subject to change without prior notice.

* Contribution of articles or press releases is welcome. Free translation service will be provided.


Mr. Dip Dasgupta
DD Technology Forum, United Kingdom
Prof. Long Lin
Head of Department of Colour Science, Director of DP Centre of Industrial Collaboration and of Colour & Textile Science, The University of Leeds, UK

Dr. Bruno Ameduri
Director of Research at CNRS (Centre National of Research Scientific), France

Prof. Jamil Baghdachi
Professor of Polymers and Coatings and the Director of Coatings Research Institute at the Eastern Michigan University, USA

Prof. Xuduo Bai
Professor of the School of Chemistry and Materials Science, Heilongjiang University, Harbin, P.R. China

Dr. B P Mallik
General Manager of Technology, Asian Paints Ltd., India

Dr. Vladimir B. Manerov
Deputy Technical Director, Lakokraska, Russia

Dr. Swaraj Paul
PP Polymer AB, Sweden

Dr. Shaw-Ji Shiau
AP Application Development Leader & Taiwan Coatings Technical Marketing Manager of DuPont Titanium Technologies, USA

Dipl.-Ing. Susanne Struck
Vice President Global Applied Technology, Global Applied Technology Labs for Tego Products, Evonik Industries, Germany

Prof. Li Wang
State Key Laboratory of Chemical Engineering, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, P.R.China


Primary Business Activity

76.0%   Paint & Coatings

10.5%   Printing Inks Industry

5.8%     Chemicals Industry

3.9%     Pigments

1.5%     Others

1.2%     Resins

0.6%     Petroleum & Petro-chemical Industry

0.5%     Adhesives

By Job Function

37.7%   Manager/Plant

15.4%   Production

13.0%   Engineer

11.7%   R&D

11.4%   Purchasing

6.7%    Chief Engineer

4.1%    Others

Geographical Distribution

85.0%   Domestic China

7.5%     Asia Pacific (Including Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, India, Australia, etc.)

4.0%     Hong Kong & Taiwan Regions

3.5%     Europe, U.S., Middle East & Others

For any further enquires, please contact the publisher:

Sinostar-ITE Int’l Ltd.
2101-2, 21/F., Jubilee Centre, 42-46 Gloucester Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong
Tel:(852) 2865 0062
Fax: (852) 2804 2256

CCJ is published and printed in Hong Kong SAR.

China Coatings Journal (CCJ) is published by Sinostar-ITE Int’l Ltd., with its registered office at Room 2101-2, 21/F., Jubilee Centre, 42-46 Gloucester Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong. CCJ is published in five issues a year, in March, May, July, September and November.

ISSN of CCJ: 1682-4636

CCJ is now included for abstracting in World Surface Coatings Abstracts (WSCA) Database published by PRA, UK, WSCA, established in 1927, is the largest database on Coatings Technology in the world. It abstracts technical articles and patents from all over the world.