SOURCE: China 3C Group

September 19, 2006 08:30 ET

China 3C Group Opens New Retail Store in Taizhou City

ZHEJIANG, CHINA, -- (MARKET WIRE) -- September 19, 2006 -- China 3C Group (OTCBB: CHCG), the parent company of Zhejiang Yong Xin Digital Technology Co., Ltd., today announced that the Company has signed a joint venture agreement with Taizhou Modern Shopping Center in Taizhou City in the southeastern Zhejiang Province.

Under the terms of the agreement, China 3C Group will establish an independent 3,000 square foot retail store in Taizhou Modern Shopping Center to sell 3C products. Taizhou City has a total population of approximately 900,000 people and per capita consumption level of US$1,500. Taizhou Modern Shopping Center has a total business area of 500,000 square feet and a daily visitor flow of 80,000 people. It is the largest shopping mall in Taizhou City and includes shopping, leisure, entertainment and restaurants.

Mr. Zhenggang Wang, Chief Executive Officer of China 3C, stated, "Our expansion to Taizhou City will further strengthen our sales network in Zhejiang Province and improve our competitive edge. This new retail store is expected to provide China 3C Group with annual revenues of approximately $1.25 million. We expect to continue our retail store expansion through the acquisition of retail stores with strong core competencies."

About China 3C Group

China 3C Group is a leading retail chain operating over 600 independent stores in Eastern China. The Company specializes in selling 3C products (communication products, information technology products, and digital products) in China through its subsidiary Zhejiang Yong Xin Digital Technology Co., Ltd. Among China 3C's primary attributes is its efficient distribution network and rapid logistics system. The Company's goal is to become the number one retailer of 3C products in China.

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Contact Information

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