to Xiamen & Fujian
Copyright 2001-7 by Sue Brown
& Dr. Bill Order
Foreign Firms in Xiamen
Fortune 500 Companies
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teaching MBA and consulting in China, I know that your business survival
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Investment Promotion Agency has helped bring in to Xiamen 346
foreign-funded projects with a total contractual capital worth US$1.08
billion (more than I make in a whole year!)
Click Here for a list of Xiamen's
30+ Fortune 500 companies, which have
invested in over 65 projects in Xiamen.
"Rags to Riches" Stories! Click Links Below:
Mercy Foods Company (run
by 3 amazing sisters)
Company (Bill Job views life "Through
a Glass Brightly!")
Lighting (Okay, David Chia is Chinese--but what a story!)
Translation Services (Also Chinese, but unless you're fluent in Chinese,
you need Frank Wei, the "man who walks on
the end of February 2003 (the latest definitive figures I have),5763
enterprises from 50 countries and regions had established their presence
in Xiamen, making it the base for their career development in China. Among
them are energetic medium and small-size enterprises as well as members
of Fortune 500. Together, they have become the main force in Xiamens
economy, contributing 84.5% of the total industrial output value, 60%
of export value and 40 % of tax revenue.
GE, Kodak, Dell, Boeing,Coca-Cola, Walmart, Honeywell, Citibank, Black
& Decker (just opened in Xiamen in the summer of 2006)
Europe: ABB, Philips, Linde, Taeco, Jardine, Metro, ECCO
Japan: NEC, FDK, Matsushita, TDK, Marubeni, Toshiba,
Itochu, Nissho Iwai, Mitsubishi, Toyota Tsusho, TOTO
Hong Kong: Hutchison
was one of the first big foreign companies to come to Xiamen. It is a
leader in power and automation technologies that enable utility and industry
customers to improve performance while lowering environmental impact.
The ABB Group of companies operates in around 100 countries and employs
around 133,000 people.
500 in Xiamen Info Compliments of Xiamen
Foreign Investment Promotion Agency
(I list 34, there are another half dozen,
but I don't have the names yet).
China Dell is a direct partner to businesses and consumers that delivers
innovative technology and services. Producer of notebook, desktop, server
2.KODAK (Xiamen) Co. Ltd. Kodak is producing color
film, digital cameras, camera accessories, printers and printer ink.
3. The Coca-Cola Company Taikoo Coca-Cola (Xiamen)
Company World¡¯s No.1 producer of drinks
4. Pepsi Co. KFC, Pizza Hut One of the world¡¯s biggest
food & beverage company. KFC and Pizza Hut are both in this group.
5. Japan Marubeni Corporation Xianglu Petrochemical (Xiamen)
Co., Ltd. Production and sales of PTA
6. Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd
1. Matsushita Electronics (Xiamen) Co., Ltd.
2. Xiamen Matsushita Electric Control Equipment (Xiamen)
3. Xiamen built-Electric Co. Ltd., Producer of audio products
and digital cameras.
Xiamen Ha Chi technology tools Co. Ltd.
2. Xiamen Tungaloy polishing tools Co. Ltd.
3. Xiamen Xiangyu Chirong Trade Co. Ltd. Produion and processing
hard alloy materials and tools.
Philips Electronics Philips Lighting Electronics (Xiamen)
Co. Ltd. specialized in the production of inductance barrette.
9.The ABB Group One of the world¡¯s leading engineering
companies. Mainly focus on control system including swith, etc.
(Xiamen) world energy expert, offers technological solutions
for highly reliable nuclear power generation and electricity transmission
11. General Electric Co.
1.GE Engine Services (Xiamen) Co. Ltd. Aircraft Engine maintenance;
2.Xiamen Topstar lighting Co. Ltd. Lighting equipment
12. Honeywell International Inc. HTAC£©Honeywell-
Taikoo Aircraft Co.Ltd. aircraft maintenance
13. BOEING (XIPA did mispell it "boring"!) & JAPAN AIRLINES
Taikoo (Xiamen) Aircraft Engineering Co.Ltd.
Aircraft maintenance, modification and related services
Technology Corp. Xiamen Han-sheng Qinling Aerospace Ltd. Aircraft
Power maintenance services
15. NEC Corp.
NEC Electronics (Xiamen) Co. Ltd. Lithium batteries, current sensor, transformers
16. Sanyo Electronic Corp. Xiamen Luyang security Ltd.
Security Monitoring Products
17. Mitsubishi Corp. Xiamen Lingda Garment Co. Ltd. Garment
18. FUJITSU Ltd. Xiamen FDK Co. Ltd. Switch£¬hybrid integrated
19. Itochu Corp. Xiamen Fai Fashion Ltd. Leisure &
World's largest retail business
21. Metro Germany's biggest and most successful retailer;
22. Carrefour Number one retailer in Europe; number
23. McDonalds The largest and most famous fast food group.
24. The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited
HSBC Co. Ltd. Xiamen Branch Bank & Finance services
25. Sumitomo Group Sumitomo-sce
Construction Machinery Co. Ltd. Construction Machinery
26.Toyota Tsusho Corporation Xiefu-Koyo (Xiamen)
Machinery Ltd. Automobile steering wheels
Ltd. Hitachi Digital Image (China) Ltd. Xiamen branch
Plasma TV, LCD TV, projector
28.The Electrolux Group Thai Door - (Xiamen) diamond
tool equipment Co. Ltd. Wire saw, diamond drilling machine, etc.
29. Kingfisher Group B&Q Xiamen Branch decoration
materials and decoration consulting service
Moller ¨C Maersk Group Maersk Xiamen container transportation
and logistics, as well as various other activities related to shipping
31. Goldman Sach Group Inc. eHealthChina Inc. Computer
services in finance and insurance industry
32. FedEx Corp. Datian- Federal Express Co. Ltd. Xiamen
branch Express and logistics
CALYON Corporate and Investment Bank Xiamen Branch Bank services
34.Standed Chartered Bank Xiamen branch of Standard Chartered
Counter Service Personal Banking Services SME Banking
Services Commercial Banking
35.... I'm working
on getting the info on the other half dozen or so.
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Last Updated: June 2008