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ANTA Sports Scores Six Awards from the Hong Kong Investor Relations Association

Best IR Company, Best IR by Chairman/CEO, Best CFO, Best IRO, Best Investor Meeting and Best IR Presentation Collateral

(Hong Kong, 1 June 2017) ANTA Sports Products Limited (“ANTA Sports” or “the Company”, stock code: 2020), a leading sportswear company in China, is pleased to announce that it has won six awards from the Hong Kong Investor Relations Association (“HKIRA”) in recognition of the ANTA IR team’s outstanding investor relations work. At the HKIRA 3rd Investor Relations Awards 2017, ANTA Sports picked up awards for Best IR Company, Best IR by Chairman/CEO, Best CFO, Best IRO, Best Investor Meeting and Best IR Presentation Collaterals for the third consecutive year.

Now in its third year, the awards recognize investor relations teams representing individual and Hong Kong-listed companies that set benchmarks for the industry. The judging committee is comprised of representatives from the investment community, IR professionals, academics and CPAs. This year’s awards saw more than 640 eligible voters cast over 8,400 votes for leading IR professionals and companies which demonstrated best practice in investor relations.

Mr. Ding Shizhong, Chairman and CEO of ANTA Sports, said, “We are delighted to win these awards, and I would like to express my heartfelt appreciation to all investors and analysts who have supported our company. I am also very grateful for the work our management and IR teams have put in to make this possible. In 2016, ANTA’s shoe sales exceeded the 50 million pair mark and won the top market share holder recognition for the integrated shoes category in China for the 16th year running. As we continue to pursue our ‘single-focus, multi-brand and omni-channel’ strategy, investor relations and corporate governance are more important than ever. We want to win the loyalty of our consumers and the investors by doing what we do best.”


About ANTA Sports Products Limited
Established in 1994 and listed on the Main Board of Hong Kong Stock Exchange in 2007, ANTA Sports Products Limited (stock code: 2020.HK) is one of the leading sportswear company in China. For many years, we are principally engaged in the design, development, manufacturing and marketing of ANTA sportswear series to provide professional sporting goods to the mass market. Our professional sportswear includes sports shoes, apparel and accessories. In recent years, we started moving full steam ahead on the strategy of “Single-focus, Multi-brand, and Omni-channel” to deepen our footprint in the sportswear market with a vibrant brand portfolio, including ANTA, ANTA KIDS, FILA, FILA KIDS, Descente and NBA, seizing every opportunity arose in all important retail channels as a result of the successful Omni-channel strategy to unlock the potential of mass and high-end markets in China. By integrating various resources, including sponsorship and endorsement, advertising and promotional campaigns, corporate social responsibility initiatives, professional store image and high quality, value-for-money merchandise, we strive to reinforce the image of our brands and the level of brand association in the minds of our customers. Our goal is to become the nation’s top sportswear company with the best reputation and largest market share in China, and a respectable and sustainable world-class sportswear company in the long run.

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For further information, please contact:
ANTA Sports Products Limited Investor Relations Department
Tel: (852) 2116-1660
Fax: (852) 2116-1590

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