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China National Publications Import & Export (Group) Corporation (CNPIEC)


ChinaNational Publications Import & Export (Group) Corporation (CNPIEC) is alarge stateownedculture enterprise founded in 1949, the same year as thefounding of the People'sRepublic of China. In April 2002 it was incorporatedinto China Publishing Group Corporationas a member company. CNPIEC passedISO9001 quality management system certification in2009.

CNPIEChas always adhered to serving social economicconstruction and promotingChineseculture “goingglobal” throughintroducing international advancedtechnological and cultural achievement as ourgoal. It has formed its industrial structurepattern in fields of import of publications,export of publications, domestic and overseasexhibitions, overseas publishing,overseas outlets and other international operations, CNPIEChas become thelargest and most competitive import and export enterprise of the Chinesepublishingindustry with total assets of 3.2 billion Yuan, operating revenue of 4.3billion Yuan,and 44 branches at home and abroad.

Aiming tobe the bridge of “lettingChina know the world ”,CNPIEC is the largestimporter of publications in terms of scope and titles,with two exclusive rights in audiovideoproduct import business and the sellingof imported newspapers and periodicals atforeign residence and office sites. Ithas domestic clients of more than 10,000 libraries,research institutes,academic institutions. Its imported publications covering 370,000 varietieswhichaccount for over 60% of the import market share in China, including newspapers,periodicals,books, documentations, audiovisual products, databases, e-books and otherinformationmaterials from more than 10,000 publishing companies and academic institutionsandsocial groups located in over 110 countries and regions worldwide.

As thedriving force of the state's going-out strategy in Chinese publishing industry,CNPIEChas formed it working system consisting of export of publications, exhibitionorganizingservice, overseas publishing and overseas outlets, with its exportingpublicationscovering more than 300,000 varieties, accounting for 30% of theexport market share.

CNPIEChas been dedicated to the mission of developing the largest exhibition platformnationwidein the publishing industry. China Publications Expo International is the firstprofessionalorganization specialized in international exhibition business in Chinesepublishingfield. Beijing International Book Fair (BIBF), founded and organizedby CNPIEC, has beensuccessfully held for 21 sessions in 28 years. BIBF hasbecome an important channel of cultureexchange and a substantially influentialgala in international book industry. Moreover, CNPIECengaged itself in businessof organizing Chinese delegations to attend international book fairsin twentycountries and regions, including Frankfurt Book Fair and London Book Fair.

Committeditself to international operation of the Chinese publishing industry, CNPIECsetup its first branch in early 1980s, it now has 26 overseas outlets, including 6branchcompanies or offices in USA, Canada, Britain, Germany,France, Japan,Australia, Russia and Hong Kong, 8 publishing houses, 12 book stores anddistribution companies, which formed thelargest transnational sales networkincluding import, export, publishing and distribution in theChinese publishingindustry.

With agood brand reputation, CNPIEC was rated as“TrustworthyEnterprises by theCustoms of PRC ” “NationalAdvanced Collectives of Press and Publication” and“NationalKey Culture Export Enterprises” forseveral times. The first Import & ExportPublications Bonded Warehouse inChina was set up for CNPIEC under the approval of BeijingCustoms authority in2011. It's appointed as the event organizer ofBeijing International BookFair,Guest of Honor collective activities in international book fairs, and theexclusive importerand contractor of the newsstand project for Beijing OlympicGames 2008, Shanghai WorldExpo 2010, Guangzhou Asian Games 2010, and ShenzhenUniversiade 2011.

Following the guide directionof strategic goals of “modern, large scale, internationalpublishing mediagroup” proposed by ChinaPublishing Group Corporation (CPG),CNPIEC is dedicated to building the leadingall-media information service enterprise.

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