Milestones

We started in 1995 when Fujian Zhangping Kimura Forestry Products Co.,Ltd, our principal PRC operating subsidiary, was established in the PRC. The following is a summary of our key business development milestones:

December 1995 Zhangping City Textile Equipment Factory (漳平市紡織器材廠) and Isawa Limited (井澤株式會社) established Zhangping Kimura and commenced timber business operations in Fujian province
December 2007 Our ACQ-D Wood Preservative was awarded the Fujian Excellent New Products Third Prize (ACQ-D木材防腐劑為福建省優秀新產品 三等獎) by People’s Government of Fujian Province
September 2008 (1) Our “Merry Garden 美丽家园” brand was awarded Fujian Top Brand product by the Administration for Industry & Commerce of Fujian
(2) We were awarded the 2008-2009 Provincial Agricultural Industrialisation Key Leading Enterprise (2008-2009年度農業產業化 省級重點龍頭企業) by the Agricultural Industrialisation Leading Group of Fujian Province
November 2009 We were awarded the Golden Prize for Agricultural Brand Enterprise of Fujian Province (福建省品牌農業企業金獎) by the People’s Government of Fujian Province
June 2010 We established Fujian Zhangping Kimura Merry Garden Wooden Structure Design and Installation Co. Ltd.
August 2010 We established King Wood (Hong Kong) Holding Limited
October 2010 We were awarded the High and New Technology Enterprise (高新技術企業) by the Fujian Provincial Department of Science and Technology, the Fujian Provincial Department of Finance, the Fujian Provincial National Tax Administration, the Fujian Provincial Local Tax Administration
November 2010 We established Merry Garden Wooden Structure and our “Merry Garden 美丽家园” brand’s anti-corrosive wood was accredited as a Fujian top brand
December 2010 We were awarded The First Batch Pilot Enterprises Successfully Applied Technology Standardisation Strategies of Fujian Province (福建省第一批實施技術標準戰略試點合格企業) by the Fujian Provincial Bureau of Quality and Technical Supervision, Economic and Trade Committee of Fujian Province
October 2011 (1) We were awarded the top 10 wood preservation enterprises of China wood preservation industry in 2011 (2011年中國木材保護工業木材防 腐10強企業) by the China Wood Preservation Industry Association, China Timber and Wood Products Distribution Association Wood Preservation Committee
(2) We were awarded the Innovative enterprise of China wood preservation industry in 2011 (2011年中國木材保護工業創新型企業) by the Chinese Wood Preservation Industry Association
(3) We were awarded the Thermo-modified wood brand enterprise of China wood preservation industry in 2011 (2011年中國木材保護工業 炭化木品牌企業) by the China Wood Preservation Industry Association, China Timber and Wood Products Distribution Association Wood Preservation Committee
(4) We were awarded the Anti-corrosion wood structure application model enterprise of China wood preservation industry in 2011 (2011年中國木材保護工業防腐木材工程應用示範企業) by the China Wood Preservation Industry Association, China Timber and Wood Products Distribution Association Wood Preservation Committee
(5) We were awarded the Wood preservatives brand enterprise of China wood preservation industry in 2011 (2011年中國木材保護工業木材防 腐劑品牌企業) by the China Wood Preservation Industry Association, China Timber and Wood Products Distribution Association Wood Preservatioin Committee
December 2011 We opened our first self-operated store in Zhangping city, Fujian Province, the PRC
February 2012 We established Merry Garden (Shanghai) Household Co., Ltd.
July 2012 We were listed on the main board of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong (Stock code: 1237)
February 2013 We established Merry Garden Import and Export Co., Ltd.
April 2013 We established Merry Garden (US) Inc.
December 2013 The expansion of our second phase production facilities is completed and commenced full operation
February 2014 We established Zhangping Merry Garden Biomass Energy Development Co., Ltd.
March 2014 Our biomass new energy business commenced production
April 2014 We established Merry Garden (Australia) Pty Ltd.
May 2014 Fujian Zhangping Kimura Forestry Products Co., Ltd. was being selected by the State Forestry Administration of China as a national key leading enterprise of the forestry industry (國家重點龍頭企業)
October 2014 We entered into a Strategic Cooperation Agreement with Hanergy Huayu New Energy Investment Development Co. Ltd. (漢能華宇新能源投資發展有限公司), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hanergy Thin Film Power Group Limited (Stock code: 566), in relation to the co-development of new smart timber villa products and wooden products incorporated with thin-film photovoltaic components