Dr.Gong Xuefeng returned from the United States and established Guangzhou Montelli Industrial Enterprises.
Montelli became the first company in China to develop solid surface material technology and successfully launched the product to the domestic market. Montelli solid surface material was widely regarded in the industry as the first of its kind in China.
Montelli reached an agreement with DuPont USA to transfer the majority of its solid surface related assets to DuPont, and Montelli agreed to withdraw from the worldwide solid surface market.
Foshan Nanhai Renovation Materials Co., Ltd was founded.
Deomer Composite Material Technologies Guangzhou Ltd was registered in Guangzhou Science Park.
Guangzhou Decomer reached agreement with Richmax (HK) International Holdings to form a joint-venture based in the Zhaoqing Hi-Tech Industrial Zone, and Zhaoqing Fusheng Composite Materials was established.
Zhaoqing Fusheng Composite Materials merged with Foshan Nanhai Monerte Renovation Materials Corporation.
Guangzhou Monerte Surfacing Materials Corporation was established.
Kordura Surfaces, Inc. was established as a US registered company based in California and provides warehousing for onward distribution of solid surface countertops, quartz surfaces and associated kitchen and bathroom products manufactured in China by Guangzhou Monerte Surfacing Materials Corporation.