YEAR ESTABLISHED: 1950
REVENUE: $350 million
• Decorative coatings • Automotive coatings • Coil coatings • Marine coatings • Plastics coatings • Industrial coatings
Situ Guoji, chairman; Huang Zhiyong, general manager; Huang Youwei, executive vice general manager.
Shanghai Coatings Co. Ltd (SCC) has 90 years of history since its predecessor Kai Lin Paint Plant, the first Chinese paint plant, was established in 1915. The company owns 13 manufacturing subsidiaries, two research institutes and six joint ventures ranging from coatings, dyes, pigments, auxiliary agents and fine chemicals. Shanghai Coatings has ranked in the top 500 in sales among Shanghai industrial companies for five years straight and is one of the top 10 enterprises in terms of results in the Chinese coatings industry. SCC also boasts China’s first coatings brand—Winged Tiger coil coatings. The company also manufactures paint under the Yanjing brand. SCC paints are widely used throughout China’s industrial and civil fields. Some customers industrial customers include Volkswagen, General Motors’ Buick, Metro lines, maglev train, Baosteel and Three Gorges.