In 1997, more than ten consumables enterprises established a Professional consumables group, which merged into CCIA as a branch approved by the third Representative Conference in September 1999, renamed as Professional Consumables Committee. It registered with the Ministry of Civil Affairs in July 2003, with the Certificate NO. 4238-4. Currently there are about 50 branches in this committee.
Grasping the pulse of international consumables industry and market development , Professional Consumables Committee donates great contributions to the development of China’s consumables industry, which especially is highlighted in the fact that after its efforts on publicizing consumables industry to relevant superintending agency as a new economic growth promoter in the electronic information manufacturing industry, the government listed ink-jet ink and its consumables in the catalogue of 64 electronic information products should be primarily developed and in the “tenth five year” plan for the information products. In last four years, China’s printer consumables industry has maintained a rapid development.