On the morning of May 28, RACC committee made a special trip to Zhuji store to visit Hailiang group. General manager Zhang and Manager Gao warmly received the organizing committee. It has become the Convention of the organizing committee to visit enterprises in the industrial base every year. This visit is mainly to publicize the exhibition concept and latest trends of RACC exhibition, and thank Hailiang group for its strong support to us.
This year, the scale of rACC exhibition and the number of exhibitors will increase at the same time. The major organizers are also making every effort to promote the exhibition publicity. With the strong support of the government and the majority of enterprises, I believe it will present you with a high-end and more influential international refrigeration event!
Through face-to-face communication, Manager Gao also had a deep understanding of the exhibition. He recognized our publicity work and looked forward to this year's RACC exhibition. He also asked us to provide some exhibition report materials to discuss about how to better participate in RACC exhibition at the company meeting.
In recent years, Hailiang Group has made great achievements, especially in the field of foreign trade. Through continuous R & D and innovation, lead the industry towards low-carbon and intelligent development, create a high-quality growth pole, and walk in the forefront of industry development. In 2021, the group's operating revenue exceeded 200 billion yuan, and its comprehensive strength ranked 428 among the world's top 500 enterprises, 117 among the top 500 Chinese enterprises, and 29 among the top 500 Chinese private enterprises. Hailiang shares' overseas business grew by more than 39% in 2021, with a total revenue of 18.2 billion yuan.
Hailiang Group, founded in 1989, is headquartered in Binjiang District, Hangzhou, with a global marketing network. Hailiang Share, a subsidiary of Hailiang Group, has 21 production bases in Asia, America and Europe. It is a benchmark and leading enterprise in the global copper tube and rod processing industry, and has become one of the largest copper processing and copper tube export enterprises in China. It has established long-term business cooperation with thousands of customers in 117 countries and regions around the world, and has become a strategic partner with a number of first-line brand enterprises.
When referring to the course of cooperation between Hailiang Group and RACC, Hailiang attended the exhibition as an exhibitor at 2020 RACC exhibition. At the 2021 RACC exhibition site, the committee invited director Shen of Hailiang Group to attend the 2021 HVAC foreign trade round-table forum as a guest. Director Shen's wonderful speech at the meeting led to a heated discussion and was highly praised by the participants.
RACC has been successfully held for 2 sessions in Hangzhou and become an annual exchange event for the HVAC industry, including many outstanding enterprises in the field of refrigeration copper accessories. They are looking for cooperation opportunities here.
RACC2022 will be presented with larger scale and higher grade. We look forward to a win-win cooperation and unlimited business opportunities! From November 2 to 4, we will meet you at Hangzhou International Expo Center. See you soon!