SOURCE: China Direct Trading Corp.

January 31, 2007 07:20 ET

Overseas Building Supply Ramping Up for 2007 International Builders' Show

COOPER CITY, FL -- (MARKET WIRE) -- January 31, 2007 -- China Direct Trading Corporation (OTCBB: CHDT), a U.S.-Chinese trading company, today announced that its Overseas Building Supply (OBS) subsidiary is finalizing preparations for exhibiting the Company's China-manufactured roof tiles at the 2007 International Builders Show February 7-10 at booth S-12788 in Orlando, Florida's Orange County Convention Center. (

The International Builders Show (IBS) is a well-attended annual convention of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), with more than 105,000 housing professionals attending in 2006. IBS is also one of the biggest annual conventions in the U.S., occupying almost one million square feet of the Orange County Convention Center in 2006 with exhibits showcasing the most innovative products and services aimed specifically at the residential and light commercial construction industries.

OBS has sourced and tested roof tiles manufactured in China with test results that exceed the Dade County roofing standards. Over the past 12 months OBS has created a line of double barrel clay roof tiles that come in 20 colors. The company will be looking to sell both distributors and end users at the exhibition in booth S-12788. Show special pricing will be offered to builders, developers and distributors at certain volume order levels as well as free delivery from port to sight (limit 50 miles) for all orders taken at the show.

For information on the roof tiles, including photos and testing results proving their superior strength and physical properties, visit

About China Direct: China Direct ( is a holding company engaged through its operating subsidiaries in the following business lines: Overseas Building Supply (OBS) is engaged in distribution of building materials including but not limited to roof tiles, interior doors, and insulation materials. Capstone Industries, Inc. ( is engaged in product development, manufacturing, distribution, logistics and product placement into mass retail of consumer items. None of the web site URLs listed in this press release is incorporated into or is part of this press release.

FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS: This press release, including the financial information that follows, contains "forward-looking statements" as that term is defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements are based on China Direct's and its subsidiaries' managements' current expectations and assumptions, and involve risks and uncertainties. Such expectations and assumptions may prove to be faulty or incorrect. No forward-looking statement can be guaranteed, and actual results may differ materially from those projected. China Direct undertakes no obligation to publicly update any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise. Approval of products by governmental authorities does not mean that the products will be accepted by consumers or produce any revenues or profits. Forward-looking statements in this press release and risks associated with any investment in China Direct, which is a "penny stock" company, should be evaluated together with the many uncertainties that affect our business, particularly those mentioned in the cautionary statements in current and future China Direct SEC Filings, which statements we incorporate by reference herein.

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