Ceramics are the materials used in clay as the main raw material and various natural minerals, which have been crushed, formed and calcined, and all kinds of products. A kind of clay made from high-temperature firing in specialized kilns is called ceramics, pottery and porcelain. The traditional concept of ceramics refers to all artificial industrial products with inorganic nonmetallic minerals such as clay. The main producing areas of ceramics for Jingdezhen, Gao, Fengcheng, Pingxiang, Foshan, Chaozhou, Dehua, Liling, Zibo and other land.
It comprises a variety of products made from clay or mixtures containing clay, formed, calcined and manufactured. By the most coarse soil to the finest fine pottery and porcelain belong to its range. For its main raw material is to take it from the natural silicate minerals (such as clay, quartz, etc.), so with glass, cement, enamel, refractories and other industries, belonging to the "silicate industry" category.