Trauson Holdings Company Limited (Trauson Holdings or the Company) and its subsidiaries (together as the Group) is a leading manufacturer of orthopaedic products in China. The Group was founded in December 2002 by the chairman and chief executive officer,Mr.Qian Fuqing,who is one of the forerunners in China¡¯s orthopaedic industry. According to an authoritative statistics, Trauson Holdings was the largest domestic producer of trauma products and one of the top three domestic producers of spine products in China by market share.
As at 31 December 2010, the Group had over 100 products marketed under its own brands, Trauson and Orthmed. The Groups extensive distribution network covered over 30 provinces and autonomous regions across China, with over 3,000 hospitals recognizing Trauson Holdings as their supplier of orthopaedic products.
Embracing the philosophy of professionalism, focus and concentration, the Group has experienced rapid growth since its inception. On 29 June 2010, Trauson Holdings reached an important milestone in its development when it was successfully listed on the Main Board of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (the HKSE) (stock code: 325.HK), becoming one of the first China orthopaedic device companies to access the international capital market.
The Group has two principal and wholly-owned operating subsidiaries, Trauson (Jiangsu) Medical Instrument Company Limited (Trauson Jiangsu, which has been renamed as Trauson Medical Instrument (China) Company Limited with effect from 23 March 2011) and Changzhou Orthmed Medical Instrument Company Limited (Changzhou Orthmed). As at 31 December 2010, the Group had three production facilities with an aggregate floor area of 107,100 square metres, and total assets of approximately RMB1,023 million.
With the introduction of sophisticated manufacturing and processing equipments and measuring instruments, Trauson Holdings has also obtained the ISO13485-2003 certification of the China Quality Certification Center for Medical Devices. By the end of 2010, Trauson Holdings had received 100 registration certificates for its products. In addition, Trauson Holdings main product had attained CE marks and US FDA 510(K), in 2007 and 2008 respectively. TRAUSON is the only trademark that has been awarded the Well-known Chinese Brand in Chinas orthopaedic industry.