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Chinese and Belgian Government Witness SDL Buying the Belgian Company

30 October 2016

 The Belgian Prime Minister Mr. Charles Michel, Vice President of Beijing SDL Technology Co., Ltd, and the Belgian company (Orthodyne S.A.) is proud to lead a merger agreement signed in the Embassy of Belgium in the Chinese Hall of residence on the afternoon of October 30, 2016. SDL paid 4 million 150 thousand euros for to bring a 100% stake in the company and it became the controlling shareholder.

The cooperation among the enterprises in this regard has received the great attention of our government. On the occasion of the Belgian Prime Minister's visit to China, at the invitation of the Chinese government, Eric Streel, General Manager of Belgium Orthodyne, took part in the signing of bilateral cooperation documents ceremony in the Great Hall of the People.

This action of SDL conforms to the requirements of the National 13th Five-Year plan. SDL holding Orthodyne will further improve the monitoring technology, analysis instruments and equipment industry research and applied to the field of environmental protection in China's high-end chromatography to meet the market demand of China's environmental monitoring.

At the same time, both companies will promote global environmental monitoring technologies in areas such as technological research and development and business promotion by complementing each other's strengths and managing them in a unified way in the international market to jointly expand industrial gases, environmental monitoring, laboratory testing, food testing, drug testing, and industrialization processes.