MicroPort<sup>®</sup> Listed as "2017 China Import & Export High Quality and Credibility Enterprises"

Shanghai, China – Shanghai MicroPort Medical (Group) Co., Ltd. ("MicroPort®") was listed as "2017 China Import & Export High Quality and Credibility Enterprises" by China Entry & Exit Inspection and Quarantine Association ("CIQA"). According to "High Quality and Credibility Enterprises Management Regulations" and "Quality and Credibility Program Implementation Schemes", there are six selection procedures including application submission, review by local entry & exit inspection and quarantine associations, approval by entry-exit inspection and quarantine bureaus, expert review, and public notification. In the end, a total of 663 companies passed all of these strict selection procedures to become "2017 China Import & Export High Quality and Credibility Enterprises".
 
To select "China High Quality and Credibility Enterprises" is an important measure for General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine of China to promote the construction of credibility and honor import and export enterprises with independent brand, industry leading quality, and good credibility in the international markets. Award-wining companies will be recommended as AA credit rating companies of entry-exit inspection and quarantine bureaus to enjoy a series of favored policies such as fast-track review and approval procedure and quick customs clearance.
 
"Quality" ranks the top of MicroPort®'s eight core values as MicroPort® employees are always enthusiastic and passionate about maintaining the highest standards of quality to make our branding ideology "The Patient Always Comes First" come true. MicroPort®‘s core value and competitiveness result from high-quality, reliable, delicate and cost-effective products and impressive customer service. MicroPort® has established a quality management system in accordance with the China Food and Drug Administration ("CFDA") regulations, and have obtained ISO 13485 certificates for the design, development, production and distribution of most of the products we currently offer. Also, the company successfully passed on-site audit of CFDA and other counterpart authorities of European Union, Japan and etc., and has received certification from third-part institutions such as DEKRA for its system and products to ensure the product quality is strictly controlled during its life span. At the same time, "Credibility" is also the foundation of MicroPort®'s corporate culture and the key to its sustainable success. MicroPort® always pays special attention to credibility construction and was awarded the honorable distinction of "Five Star Credit Enterprise" for several times.
 
In the future, MicroPort® will continue to carry forward the management credo of "eyes for greatness, hands on details" and strive for perfection and innovation to offer more high-quality products for patients and doctors. At the same time, as the "High Quality and Credibility Enterprise", MicroPort® will further improve its quality management and enhance the awareness of its credibility and brand, and meanwhile act as a role model to make contributions to the overall environment of China's medical device industry.