SOURCE: Chisen Electric Corporation

February 11, 2010 10:39 ET

Chisen Electric Reports 2009 Third Quarter Net Income Increased 36% on a More Than Doubling in Revenues Compared to the Same Period Last Year

Electric Bicycles Continue to Be a Favored Mode of Transportation in China

ZHEJIANG, CHINA--(Marketwire - February 11, 2010) - Chisen Electric Corporation (OTCBB: CIEC) (the "Company") a leading lead-acid motive battery producer for the electric bicycle market in the People's Republic of China, announced today that it continued to experience strong sales of its battery products in the third quarter ended December 31, 2009.

The Company reported that revenues in the 2009 third quarter increased 102% to $47,237,000 from $23,421,000 in the third quarter last year. Net income in the period grew to $2,211,000 from $1,619,000 in the third quarter of 2008, a 36% gain. 2009 third quarter EPS, based on 50,000,000 shares outstanding, increased to $0.044 from $0.032 in the same period last year.

Through the first nine months of 2009, the Company said revenues grew 56% to $127,104,000 compared with $81,234,000 in the first nine months of 2008. Net income in the first nine months of 2009 was $9,157,000, or $0.18 per share, up 20% compared with $7,575,000, or $0.15 per share, in the prior year period.

The Company said it continued to benefit from its strong relationships with leading electrical bicycle-makers in the PRC as well as its network of exclusive distributors now in 27 provinces throughout China. Although average unit selling prices of the Company's batteries were down 6% in the quarter and 18% through the first nine months of 2009, primarily due to the competitive environment, the Company continued to benefit from strong electric bicycle sales in China and achieved a 56% increase in sales volume through December 31.

Mr. Xu Kecheng, Chairman of the Board, and CEO of the Company, stated, "We remain excited by the continued rapid growth of the Chinese electric bicycle market, which has spurred increased sales of the Company's well made, reasonably priced battery products. The Company anticipates continuing growth in electric bicycle sales, as consumers see them as a highly practical and pollution free means of transportation and there also is continuing strong support for battery powered bicycles from the PRC government. Chisen's experience and expertise in the lead-acid battery market should permit continuing expansion of its product range as well as its customer base."

Description of Chisen Electric Corporation

Chisen Electric Corporation, incorporated in Nevada, USA, and headquartered in Zhejiang Province, the People's Republic of China, is a leading lead-acid motive battery producer for China's personal transportation device market. The Company's battery products are sold under its own brand names and predominantly are used in electric bicycles. Among all types of batteries for electric bicycles, the lead-acid motive battery is the preferred choice for electric bicycle manufacturers in China because of its cost efficiency. Today, the Company manufactures over 14,000,000 batteries each year, has more than 2,000 employees and is one of China's largest manufacturers of lead-acid batteries for electric-powered bicycles (LABEBs). More information about the Company can be found at


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Chisen Electric Corporation

Unaudited Condensed Consolidated Statements of Operations and Other
Comprehensive Income
For the nine months ended December 31, 2009 and 2008

                              Three months ended      Nine months ended
                                  December 31             December 31
                            ----------------------  ----------------------
                               2009        2008        2009        2008
                      Note    US$'000     US$'000     US$'000     US$'000
Operating revenues:
  Net sales to third
   parties                      47,237      23,421     127,104      81,234

Cost of sales                  (41,337)    (18,998)   (107,150)    (65,713)
                            ----------  ----------  ----------  ----------

Gross income                     5,900       4,423      19,954      15,521

Operating expenses:
  Sales, marketing
   and distribution             (2,677)     (1,328)     (6,630)     (3,770)
  General and
   administrative                 (763)     (1,006)     (2,850)     (2,600)
                            ----------  ----------  ----------  ----------

Operating income                 2,460       2,089      10,474       9,151

Other income, net                  464          70       1,189         363
Interest income                      -          24          56         173
Interest expense                  (399)       (243)     (1,147)       (776)
                            ----------  ----------  ----------  ----------

Income before income
 taxes                           2,525       1,940      10,572       8,911

Income taxes expenses    4        (314)       (315)     (1,439)     (1,594)
                            ----------  ----------  ----------  ----------

Net income                       2,211       1,625       9,133       7,317

Other comprehensive
Foreign currency
 adjustment                          -          (6)         24         258
                            ----------  ----------  ----------  ----------

Comprehensive income             2,211       1,619       9,157       7,575
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                                Shares      Shares      Shares      Shares

Earnings per share
Weight average number
 of common stock
  - basic and diluted    3  50,000,000  50,000,000  50,000,000  50,000,000
                            ==========  ==========  ==========  ==========

                                   US$         US$         US$         US$

Net income per share
 of common stock
  - basic and diluted             0.04        0.03        0.18        0.15
                            ==========  ==========  ==========  ==========

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