Shepherd Color Shenzhen will import, stock and sell The Shepherd Color Company and Shepherd Technologies products in China.
The main office will be in Shenzhen with three further staff based in Shanghai.
Shepherd Color will continue to hold stock in both Shanghai and Shenzhen warehouses.
Shepherd Color said it will continue to use Eastway (Shanghai) as its preferred distributor in China for some customers. The Shepherd Color Company has been selling pigments in China through Eastway (Shanghai) for the past 14 years.