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Shanghai Highly (Group) Co., Ltd. was established in 1954 and converted to a limited liability company. HIGHLY has seven invested enterprises such as Shanghai Hitachi Electrical Appliances Co., Ltd., etc. and its main products include home air conditioning compressors, dehumidifier compressors, heat pump-specific compressors, special refrigeration equipments, casting, commercial freezers, automobile starters, etc.

At present, the annual production capacity of the Company mainly manufacturing air conditioning compressors reaches 18 million units, ranking Top 2 globally, with products selling to over 160 countries and regions in the world.



Under the direction of the Scientific Outlook on Development, HIGHLY has always insisted on technology innovation as vitality and competitiveness of an enterprise. The Company set up a state-level enterprise technical center (the only center in China air conditioning compressor industry) and a nationally certified Laboratory (the only center in China air conditioning compressor industry), gathering and cultivating a large number of outstanding professional talents with products expanding from 2 series and 7 types to 9 series and more than 500 types which cover the field of home refrigeration. The technological levels of variable frequency compressors, 5HP dual spool compressors, heat pump-specific compressors, carbon dioxide compressors, etc which we took the lead and was independent to develop respectively meet the domestic leading and international advanced level and we has successfully established a development path of "introducing technology, digesting and absorbing, jointly developing, independently developing, independently innovating". The brand "HIGHLY" well built by us has a great reputation in China and foreign countries and wins the trust of many clients. HIGHLY faithfully adheres to the philosophy of business operation of "sincere contribution", takes up the sacred mission of "improving people's inhabitation environment, protecting human's living environment", pursuits the harmonious development between human and nature, business and society, and acts as the technology pioneer of refrigeration and energy saving and emission reduction. The Company and invested enterprises have been awarded honors like National Quality Award, Shanghai Mayor Quality Prize, Products Exempted from Export Inspection, the National Intellectual Property Right Pilot Enterprise, the National Innovation Pilot Enterprise, the Shanghai Intellectual Property Right Model Enterprise, etc. HIGHLY, in successive years, had been listed as China Business News •Outstanding Enterprise in China Corporate Social Responsibility and awarded the annual green products medal of China Business News. In 2011, HIGHLY had obtained China Outstanding Employee Award and Shanghai Hitachi Electrical Appliances Co., Ltd. of HIGHLY had obtained the first certificate of energy management system certification in the national general machinery industry.


Through a market game of nearly two decades, Shanghai Highly (Group) Co., Ltd. witnessed and led China air conditioner compressors industry to develop from nothing, to expand from small scales and to innovate from following the footsteps and has been always a leader in the development of the industry. On 18 August, 2010, HIGHLY took the lead in achieving to produce and sell air conditioner compressors of 100 million units, proudly being a world's leader of the industry. On the basis of enlarging and enforcing main businesses, we, recently, have independently developed air-source heat pump products, expanded the application to the field of commercial and home heating, and make a contribution for creating of a green society.


At present, facing the development opportunity brought by world's new energy revolution, energy saving and emission reduction and low carbon economy, HIGHLY elaborately prepares "the 12th five year" new development plan, re-establishes the business with revolution and innovation and leads the healthy development of the industry. In 2011, our slogan is: "reducing emission for a bluer sky" – we will continue be endeavor to provide new generation of green and environment friendly products like variable frequency, new refrigerant, etc which are more efficient, energy saving and environment friendly, pursuit "ZERO" carbon emission and make a new contribution to society and human inhabitation environment.