Orient Internation Holding Shanghai Foreign Trade Co., Ltd. (formerly Shanghai Foreign Trade Corporation), established in January 1988, is a local import-and -export-oriented trading enterprise. Staffed with a number of professionals, who have years of experience in international trade, the company persists in developing business relations with domestic and overseas clients, and enjoys an established reputation both at home and abroad. For years in succession, its annual business amount had always been above USD1,000,000,000, especially for the year of 2002, it has reached USD1,250,000,000,Which ranks the first in Shanghai.
Entering 1990's, Shanghai has sped up the implementation of the strategy of "opening up and developing Pudong" and "building the city into one of the international economic, financial and trade
centers." To further expand the international market, the company has established Pudong branch, Shanghai Shantra Trading Co., Ltd., Shanghai Dong Song International Trading Co., Ltd., Shanghai Dong Mao Trading Co., Ltd., Shanghai Orient International Tendering Co., Ltd., and Shanghai Jiu Mao Foreign Trade Co., Ltd. were founded in succession which elevate the whole business scale to a higher level.
The coming turn of the century is a crucial period for the future development. In November 1996, with the restructuring of the modern enterprise system, the company joined Orient international (Holding) Co., Ltd. and renamed itself as a group member accordingly. Facing new opportunities and challenges, of international economy and entrance into WTO, Shanghai Foreign Trade Co., Ltd. shall continue to develop the enterprise culture of honesty and credibility and carry out the muli-extension strategy relying on new industry and focusing on trading, with the support from Orient International Holding, to bring into full play of the multi-function and strength of a comprehensive group engaged in trade, finance, information, service and development. Based on Shanghai and facing China, the company is marching towards the global market.