China Everbright International Limited ("Everbright International" or the "Company") is a flagship company in the industrial investment sector of China Everbright Group Ltd. ("Everbright Group"). Everbright Group is a large state-owned enterprise that is ranked among the Fortune 500 list. Everbright International is listed on the Main Board of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited ("HKEx") (HKSE: 0257), and has two listed subsidiary companies: China Everbright Water Limited, which is listed on the mainboard of the Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited (SGX: U9E), and China Everbright Greentech Limited, which is listed on the Main Board of the HKEx (HKSE: 1257). After over a decade of development, Everbright International has grown into a leading player in China and Asia’s environmental protection industries, as well as a world-renowned ecological and environmental management group.
Everbright International is the first one-stop integrated environmental solution provider in China, with its main businesses covering: waste-to-energy, food waste treatment, waste sorting, environmental sanitation integration, waste water treatment, reusable water, water supply, water environment management, biomass integrated utilisation, hazardous waste treatment, ecological restoration, solar energy, wind power, technology research and development, planning and designing, equipment manufacturing, analysis and testing, as well as environmental protection industrial parks. It has a business presence in over 140 locations across 21 provinces and municipalities in China, as well as in overseas markets including Germany, Poland and Vietnam. In 2017, Everbright International’s revenue amounted to over HKD20 billion, while in the first half of 2018, the Company’s revenue reached over HKD11.7 billion, and total assets exceeded HKD82 billion, with the number of employees surpassing 8,800.
Everbright International is strategic partners of the Belt and Road International Alliance for Green Development and the Ecological Protection and Green Development of the Yangtze River Economic Belt. The Company adheres to its corporate mission of being "Devoted to Ecology and the Environment for a Beautiful China" and its aspiration to "Create Better Investment Value and Undertake More Social Responsibility". It has been included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index series for the third year running and also the FTSE4Good Index. It has also been included in the Hang Seng Corporate Sustainability Index for the fifth year running. In addition, the Company was named as the "Most Honored Company" by Institutional Investor and recognised as the Hong Kong Corporate Governance Excellence Awards granted by the Chamber of Hong Kong Listed Companies.
As Li Xiaopeng, Chairman of Everbright Group pointed out, Everbright International processes excellent industrial technologies, keeps a sound financial structure, and delivers outstanding business performance. From both the financial and industrial perspectives, it is regarded as a world-class, trustworthy company with excellence, and is respected by the market, regulators and peers. Everbright International is forging ahead to grow into a world-class ecological and environmental management group with full confidence and enthusiasm.