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Important Events in Year 2005
 

January 2005:
Kingking obtained the honorary title - "2004 Advanced Company in Qingdao Patent Work", awarded by Qingdao IP Administration. Only 18 enterprises were awarded this title.

February 2005:
CCTV Fist Channel "Talking Focus" program "Brand & China", this program reported Kingking's experience in improving international competitiveness and cultivating national brand, with the title of "Kingking is the king". This was the first time the "Talking Focus" reported Qingdao's privately-owned enterprise about its typical operational methods and advance experience.

March 2005:
Kingking was awarded "Year2005-Year 2006 Export Brand Being Fostered and Developed" by Ministry of Commerce.

March 2005:
Kingking's "New Polymer Modification Paraffin Compound Candlelight Materials and Product Project" was evaluated and awarded Qingdao High-tech Product in 2004. Kingking has owned 3 city-grade high-tech products by that time, and 1 national-grade high-tech product.

April 2005:
Kingking was awarded "Global Best Supplier" by Wal-Mart, which is the world's largest retailer. There were only 2 suppliers in China that were awarded this honor.

May 2005:
Kingking was awarded "Shandong Province Enterprise Patent Work Advance Company" by Shandong IP Administration. Mr. Chen Suobin, Chairman of the Board, was awarded "2nd Session China Patent Shandong Excellent Invention Nominee".

June 2005:
Kingking's Yi Yin Zhi Project was listed in "National Foreign Experts Administration Year 2005 Introduction of Foreign Technology and Managerial Talents Project Plan".

June 2005:
China Candle Association was founded in Beijing. Mr. Chen Suobin was elected as Vice Chairman of Executives and Director of Technology Committee.

July 2005:
Kingking was approved as Customs Fast Enterprise by the Qingdao Customs.

July 2005:
Mr. Zhang Gaoli, Secretary of Shandong Province, visited and praised Kingking. He said: "Kingking is fast in innovation and reaction, so it is a very competitive enterprise".

August 2005:
Kingking obtained "Large Enterprise Fast Go-through" service.

August 2005:
Global Purchase President from Wal-Mart and other Purchase Presidents from American, China and North-Asia, EU and East-Asia, totally 12 people visited Kingking.

September 2005:
According to the statistics from IP Ministry, Kingking became one of the top ten patent application enterprises in first half of 2005 with 260 applications, and it is the only enterprise in candle industry in China that was elected.

October 2005:
"New Polymer Modification Paraffin Compound Candlelight Material", developed by Kingking itself, was awarded Qingdao Technology Progress Prize, and this was also the third patent that was offered this honor. This new product was also Qingdao Key New Product.

October 2005:
The manufacturing method of "Fruit Can Candle", developed by Kingking itself, was awarded China Patent Prize.

October 2005:
Kingking became Sweden Ikea model training enterprise.

November 2005:
US Parliament Senator and Miami International Trade Association Vice Chairman visited Kingking.

November 2005:
Kingking Petroleum and Chemistry Company, totally invested RMB 150 Million Yuan, held the foundation-laying ceremony. The first phase project, with the investment of RMB 50 Million Yuan, will be delivered to use by the end of 2006. Kingking Petroleum and Chemistry will become an important raw materials manufacturing base in Kingking global industry chain.

November 2005:
"Kingking Candlelight New Material and Product" was awarded "Famous Shandong Brand".

December 2005:
Kingking Applied Chemical Co., Ltd became one of the first Qingdao Customs Honesty Enterprises.

December 2005:
During the period of APEC, Mr. Hu Jintao, President of China, received the Principal of Kingking Korean Factory and fully praised Kingking's developing overseas factory.

Important Events in Year 2006
 
January 2006:
Kingking's "New Polymer Compound Transparent Candlelight Products" enterprise product standards will soon be confirmed as national standards by the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine of the People's Republic of China and Standardization Administration of the People's Republic of China.

January 2006:
Kingking R&D Center was certified as Provincial Level Enterprise Technology Center.

January 2006:
Vice Chairman of French largest retailer Auchan Group visited Kingking and proposed to cooperate with Kingking.

February 2006:
Kingking established overseas sale branches in US, Denmark, Hungary, Spain, Greece, Philippines, Korea and Germany, realized the brand new sales mode of local design and local sales.

February 2006:
Korean factory held the 1st year anniversary ceremony. Consul General of Pusan Consulate, Vice Mayor of Pusan participated in the ceremony.

March 2006:
Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China ranked the top 100 candle and similar product (HS3406) export enterprises according to export amount from year 2005 General Customs, Kingking was ranked the top one enterprise with absolute advantage.

March 2006:
Kingking was elected as "Year 2005 Top 100 China Privately-owned Enterprise with Brand Competitiveness".

April 2006:
Kingking cooperated with SGS, and this showed that test reports issued by Kingking have the same effect with those issued by SGS.

May 2006:
Kingking's three projects were listed in Year 2006 Qingdao Key Technology Innovation Project Plan.

May 2006:
Kingking Applied Chemical Co., Ltd. passed ISO9001?ISO14001?OHSAS18001.

August 2006:
Kingking was elected as one of the Top 500 Privately-owned Enterprises.

September 2006:
Kingking brand was evaluated as "Famous Chinese Brand" by China Famous Brand Strategy Development Committee. Kingking became the first "Famous Chinese Brand" in candle industry.

September 2006:
Mr. Chen Suobin, Kingking Chairman of the Board, was awarded the "Excellent Young People" by China Technology Association.

September 2006:
Kingking was evaluated as "A Grade Honesty Tax-paying Company" by Qingdao National Tax Administration and Local Tax Administration.

October 27th 2006:
Qingdao Kingking was approved to go public by China Securities Regulatory Commission.

October 28th 2006:
Li Changchun, one of the Chinese leaders, visited the Kingking stand in 100 Session Guangzhou Fair. He said "little commodity, large market, low cost and high profit" after he talked to Mr. Chen Suobin, Chairman of the Board.

November 2006:
Kingking was awarded "Year 2005 Candle Production Export Advanced Enterprise" by China Candle Association.

November 2006:
Kingking was awarded "China Employment and Social Security Advanced Privately-owned Enterprise" by Ministry of Labor and Social Security, All China Federation of Trade Unions and All China Federation of Industry and Commerce.

December 15th 2006:
Qingdao Kingking A stock (stock code 002094) was listed in Shenzen Stock Exchange. Kingking become the first candle enterprise in Asia and third candle enterprise in the world that went public.

December 2006:
Kingking was awarded "Shandong Province Banking Industry Best Credit Honest Client" by Shandong Province Banking Industry Association.

The Important Event Records in 2007

In January 2007

Kingking was awarded the title “Top Ten National Enterprises with the Independent Innovation Ability” of the large and medium-sized industrial enterprises in China.

In January 2007
Kingking was awarded the title “The Best Credit Integrity Customer of Shandong Provincial Banking Industry” by Shandong Provincial Banking Association.

In April 2007
Kingking was selected as Top 100 Petrochemical Export Enterprises in China.

In June 2007
Kingking was named Qingdao Municipal 2006 Annual Enterprises with A-Level Labor Security Integrity.

In June 2007
Kingking Shanxi Oil Exploitation Project was successfully implemented.

In July 2007
Kingking had a shareholding of Qingdao Municipal Commercial Bank.

In July 2007
Kingking obtained invention patent award in Shandong.

In August 2007
Kingking was named “Red List” Outstanding Enterprises of 2006 annual import enterprises of the General Administration of State Customs.