Highpower Subsidiary, Shenzhen Highpower Technology, Receives 6th Annual Longgang District Governor Quality Award

Highpower Subsidiary, Shenzhen Highpower Technology, Receives 6th Annual 
Longgang District Governor Quality Award 
SAN FRANCISCO, CA and SHENZHEN, CHINA -- (Marketwired) -- 12/16/13 --
 Highpower International, Inc. (NASDAQ: HPJ), a developer,
manufacturer and marketer of nickel-metal hydride (Ni-MH) and lithium
rechargeable batteries and battery solutions, today announced that
its wholly-owned subsidiary, Shenzhen Highpower TechnologyCo. Ltd
("Shenzhen Highpower"), has received the Longgang District's Sixth
Annual Governor Quality Award. This award recognizes enterprises that
exhibit superior quality across all facets of their business.
Shenzhen Highpower was one of only four companies to receive the
award in 2013. 
"Quality is not only measured in the products and services we deliver
to our customers, but also in all aspects of our day-to-day
operations and how well our employees fare," commented Mr. George
Pan, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Highpower International.
"The Governor Quality Award is the highest distinction that is
awarded by the Government of Longgang District of Shenzhen. We
believe it is a clear acknowledgement of our overall level of
management and its positive impact on our business, employees, and
society." 
"Our culture is based on continuous improvement and safe, high
quality products. We implement a 'Lean Six Sigma' philosophy at
Highpower," said Mr. Gerry Wang, Quality Director of Highpower
International, Inc. "Quality is our first and foremost goal to
attract and retain our valuable customers. We are also extremely
focused on safety in our operational activities and also concentrate
heavily on supplier qualification, material selection, product
design, and process engineering, which ends up being reflected in the
high quality products we deliver to our customers."  
About the Longgang District Governor Quality Award  
The Longgang District Governor Quality Award was established to
access the quality of enterprises in comprehensive manner. Aspects
that are reviewed include corporate leadership, strategic
development, customer satisfaction, employee wellbeing, social
responsibility, process control, market share, financial results,
informational system management, industry reputation, and tax
records. The Longgang District Government retains a third party
professional organization to evaluate thousands of applicants each
year through a rigorous review process. 
About Highpower International, Inc. 
Highpower International was founded in 2001 and produces high-quality
Nickel-Metal Hydride (Ni-MH) and lithium-based rechargeable batteries
used in a wide range of applications such as mobile devices, electric
transportation, energy storage systems, power tools, medical
equipment, digital and electronic devices, personal care products,
and lighting, etc. With over 3,000 employees and advanced
manufacturing facilities located in Shenzhen and Huizhou of China,
Highpower is committed to clean technology, not only in the products
it makes, but also in the processes of production. The majority of
Highpower International's products are distributed to worldwide
markets mainly in the United States, Europe, China and Southeast
Asia. 
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future performance, operations and products. Such statements involve
known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that could
cause the Company's actual results to differ materially from the
results expressed or implied by such statements. For a discussion of
these and other risks and uncertainties see "Risk Factors" and
"Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and
Results of Operations" in the Company's public filings with the SEC.
Although the Company believes that the expectations reflected in such
forward-looking statements are reasonable, there can be no assurance
that such expectations will prove to be correct. The Company has no
obligation to update the forward-looking information contained in
this press release. 
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