Cleantech Solutions Appoints RBSM LLP as Independent Auditor

         Cleantech Solutions Appoints RBSM LLP as Independent Auditor

PR Newswire

WUXI, China, Jan. 29, 2013

WUXI, China, Jan. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cleantech Solutions
International, Inc. ("Cleantech Solutions" or "the Company") (NASDAQ: CLNT), a
manufacturer of metal components and assemblies, primarily used in the wind
power, solar and other clean technology industries and dyeing and finishing
equipment to the textile industry, today announced that the Company has
appointed RBSM LLP as its independent registered public accounting firm,
following Sherb & Co., LLP's, ("Sherb") combining its practice with RBSM LLP
on January 1, 2013.

The engagement of RBSM LLP as the Company's independent registered public
accounting firm was approved by the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors
of the Company on January 28, 2013. RBSM LLP, a member of Russell Bedford
International (RBI), will provide services for Cleantech Solutions for the
year ended December 31, 2012.

The decision to change auditors was not the result of any disagreement between
the Company and Sherb, nor on any matters of accounting principles or
practices, financial statement disclosure, or auditing scope or procedures.

About Cleantech Solutions International

Cleantech Solutions is a manufacturer of metal components and assemblies,
primarily used in clean technology industries. The Company supplies forging
products, fabricated products and machining services to a range of clean
technology customers, primarily in the wind power sector and supplies dyeing
and finishing equipment to the textile industry. Cleantech Solutions is
committed to achieving long-term growth through ongoing technological
improvement, capacity expansion, and the development of a strong customer
base. The Company's website is www.cleantechsolutionsinternational.com. Any
information on the Company's website or any other website is not a part of
this press release.

Safe Harbor Statement

This release contains certain "forward-looking statements" relating to the
business of the Company and its subsidiary and affiliated companies. These
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terminology such as "believes," "expects" or similar expressions. Such forward
looking statements involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties that may
cause actual results to be materially different from those described herein as
anticipated, believed, estimated or expected. Investors should not place undue
reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date
of this press release. The Company's actual results could differ materially
from those anticipated in these forward-looking statements as a result of a
variety of factors, including those discussed in the Company's periodic
reports that are filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission and
available on its website, including factors described in "Risk Factors" in our
Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2011 and "Management's Discussion
and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations" in our Form
10-K for the year ended December 31, 2011 and our Form 10-Q for the quarter
ended September 30, 2012. Any information on the Company's website or any
other website is not a part of this press release. All forward-looking
statements attributable to the Company or to persons acting on its behalf are
expressly qualified in their entirety by these factors other than as required
under the securities laws. The Company does not assume a duty to update these
forward-looking statements.

                                                Investor Relations Contact:
Company Contact:
                                                CCG Investor Relations
Cleantech Solutions International, Inc.
                                                Ms. Elaine Ketchmere, CFA
Mr. Adam Wasserman, Chief Financial Officer
                                                Tel: +1-310-954-1345
E-mail:
adamw@cleantechsolutionsinternational.com       Email:
                                                elaine.ketchmere@ccgir.com
Web: www.cleantechsolutionsinternational.com
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SOURCE Cleantech Solutions International, Inc.

Website: http://www.cleantechsolutionsinternational.com
Website: http://www.ccgirasia.com