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ANTA Sports 2012 Q1 Trade Fair Recorded 15% Year-on-year Growth in Order

Prudent Strategy and Strong Execution Sustain Growth Momentum

(Hong Kong, 8 August 2011) ANTA Sports Products Limited ("ANTA Sports" or the "Company", stock code: 2020), a leading branded sportswear enterprise in China, is pleased to announce that its 2012 Q1 Trade Fair in July recorded a 15% year-on-year growth in order value. The performance of the trade fair is in line with ANTA's strategy of timely and proactively response to market uncertainties and a fast-changing environment.
 
ANTA Sports strives to foster the product mix and to offer more diversified products so as to meet the demands of mass market consumers. In this quarter, we have enhanced our basketball series and launched a brand new product portfolio designed for the Chinese Basketball Association All-Star Game. In addition, our women's sportswear series and Chinese Olympic Committee licensed products were also enhanced and received a positive response at the trade fair.
 
Chairman and CEO of ANTA Sports, Mr. Ding Shizhong, said, "We are aware of some potential challenges that may arise from inflation and competition. However, we remain optimistic and positive about the industry's growth momentum. The refined and prudent strategy we have taken will ensure healthy and sustainable growth for both ANTA Sports and our network partners. Looking ahead, we will consistently bring our competitive edges into full play in order to seize every market opportunity and also to enhance our execution capabilities at all levels so as to achieve sustainable business growth and to create value for stakeholders over the long run."
 
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About ANTA Sports Products Limited
As one of the leading branded sportswear enterprises in China, ANTA Sports Products Limited primarily designs, develops, manufactures and markets sportswear, including sports footwear, apparel and accessories. The Group has an established extensive distribution network with a leading presence in second and third tier cities in China under the management of regional distributors. The Group places great emphasis on branding by integrating sports resources and sponsorship, advertising and promotional activities and consistent store image to enhance brand and product differentiation. For the past ten years, its footwear has been enjoying a leading position in China’s composed index on market share.
 
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ANTA Sports Products Limited

Investor Relations Department
Tel:        (852) 2116-1660
Fax:        (852) 2116-1590
E-mail:    ir@anta.com / ir@anta.com.hk
 
Hill & Knowlton Asia Limited
Jacqueline Lee / Linda Pui
Tel:        (852) 2894-6221 / (852) 2894-6378
E-mail:    anta@hillandknowlton.com.hk