At present, there are Weihai Tuozhan Fiber Co., Ltd, Hengshen Co., Ltd., Zhongfu Shenying Carbon Fiber Co., Ltd and other leading enterprises have the production capacity that can reach more than 20,000 tons of carbon fiber.
AVIC Beijing Aeronautical Manufacturing Technology Research Institute (AVIC BAMTRI) has successfully developed the Chinese first industrial application grade automatic composites materials laying machine.
Reflecting the developing nature of the New Zealand marine industry, the New Zealand Marine Industry Training Organisation has changed its trading name to the New Zealand Marine and Composites Industry Training Organisation.
Plant fibre or bio-based resins are now more widely use. Raw materials and intermediate products are now more commonly available. Some companies are making more than "green washing". Here some of the recent initiaves in the field of Biocomposites.