Guoji Shudian, predecessor of China International Book Trading Corporation (CIBTC)£¬was established in December 1949. Being a subordinate of China International Publishing Group, CIBTC is one of China's premier firms dealing in publications import and export, and has branches and offices in USA, Germany, UK, Belgium, Japan and Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, and subsidiaries in Shanghai, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, etc. They help develop a business network covering 180 countries and regions, keep relations with over thousand distribution institutions, bookstores and publishers, as well as hundreds of thousands of readers worldwide.
CIBTC has always shouldered the task of disseminating the fine culture of the Chinese nation, promoting cultural exchanges between China and the rest of the world, expanding international trade of publications and other cultural products. It maintains a leading position in China's export of publications, and a developing business of import, depending on its accumulated experiences in book trade and services over the last five decades, and on unified resources of publications and market by E-business platform.
In 2006, a merged enterprise group of CIBTC with Beijing Foreign Language Printing House and Beijing Foreign Language Paper Company, both are subordinates of China International Publishing Group, was established, taking over the name of China International Book Trading Corporation.
At present, CIBTC engages in diversified business of import and export of microfilms, audio-video products, E-publications, arts and crafts, operations of printing, paper supplies, real estate development, property management, logistics, organizing exhibitions, copyright transaction, etc., as well as publications import and export as its main line.
International Book Trading Corporation