China Ceramics is a leading manufacturer of ceramic tiles in China. Our ceramic tiles are used for exterior siding, interior flooring, and design in residential and commercial buildings. Our products, sold under the "Hengda" or "HD" brand, the "Hengdeli" or "HDL" brand, "TOERTO", "WULIQIAO" and ¡°Pottery Capital of Tang Dynasty¡± brands, are available in over 2000 styles, colors and sizes combinations and are distributed through a network of exclusive distributors or directly to large property developers.
We are headquartered in the golden triangle of south Fujian province (with its address in the industrial zone of Anhai town, Jinjiang city). Founded in 1993, we now have a domestic sales network of 40 exclusive distributors. In addition, approximately 7% were exported overseas in 2011.
We currently operate two facilities, one located in Jinjiang, Fujian Province and the other in Gaoan, Jiangxi Province. Both locations are well known for their specific clay resources and are within the four major ceramic tile manufacturing areas in China. The Hengda facility in Jinjiang has an annual capacity of 42 million square meters and the Hengdali production facility in Gaoan was acquired in January 2010 and has an annual capacity of 30 million square meters. As of December 31, 2012, we had 2,297 full-time employees.
China Ceramics is one of only two PRC based members of the ¡°Drafting Committee of the Ceramic Industrial Standard Association¡± for the exterior wall ceramic industry. The Company¡¯s products have many certificates and awards, including ¡°Asia's 500 Most Influential Brands of 2010¡±, ¡°ISO 14001-18001 Quality Management System¡±, ¡°National Inspection-Free Product¡±, ¡°3C Certification¡±, ¡°Environment-Friendly Building Materials¡±, Top 100 Fastest Growing Enterprises for China Building Materials, Top 500 Enterprise in China Building Materials and ¡°China Building Ceramic Well Known Brand¡±.