AVIC International Holding Corporation (AVIC INTERNATIONAL) was
born from its predecessor, China National Aero-Technology Import
& Export Corporation (CATIC), which was established in January 1979, at the beginning of
China’s reform and opening-up drive. In 2008, CATIC was
restructured and renamed AVIC INTERNATIONAL.
AVIC INTERNATIONAL today is controlled by Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC) and its shares are also jointly held by The National Social
Security Fund, Beijing Plateau Hanhua Investment Management Center
and China Aviation Industry Equity Investment (Tianjin) Co., Ltd.
AVIC INTERNATIONAL has set up wholly-owned or holding subsidiaries in major cities across China, has established over 160 branches in more than 60 countries and
regions, and owns eight listed companies. The company has over 100,000 employees serving customers in more than 180 countries and regions. It has a total asset of more than RMB 280 billion.