We manufacture metallised packaging paper for sale to cigarette package manufacturers in China, we are also one of the top 10 cigarette packaging paper manufacturers in China in terms of sales. We have been in the PRC cigarette packaging paper industry for more than 10 years.
Our two main lines of products are transfer metallised paper and laminated metallised paper. We manufacture all of our products at our self-owned production facility in Yichang, Hubei Province, which is strategically located in Central China within a relatively short distance to large regional cigarette manufacturing markets, such as Hunan Province. In addition, we place great emphasis on the areas of product research and development and quality control, which we believe are critical for differentiating our product offerings and maintaining a competitive market position.
We place significant emphasis on our corporate value to pursue product enhancement and excellence. We believe having strong research and development capabilities allows us to respond to rapid changes in the market. Our research and development team focuses on building technologies and
know-how in relation to enhancing productivity, product stability and environmental standards. We have developed proprietary technologies for producing high-end environmentally friendly metallised cigarette packaging paper with enhanced anti-counterfeiting features primarily for the external packaging needs for mid to high-end cigarette brands. Moreover, we own more than 20 sets of equipment to carry out testing in our dedicated research and development centre.
Through periodical visits and collecting feedbacks from our customers, we work closely with our customers to understand their needs and develop products that can satisfy their needs. In order to further advance our research achievement, we have entered into strategic cooperation with the Wuhan Institute of Technology in 2014 for innovation and technology information exchange, talents training and product development.
We aim at providing high quality products by maintaining good standards of quality control. We regularly review and revise our quality control system and upgrade our inspection equipment. We also update the professional knowledge of our quality control team to ensure the quality of our products are up to standard before delivering them to our customers.
Our customer base spans across 10 provinces in China, including mainly Hubei Province, as well as Beijing and Shaanxi Province, which well positions us to further expand our potential customer base and explore new business opportunities.