Harbin Electric to Hold 2010 Annual Shareholders Meeting on July 26

Jun 16, 2010, 10:00 ET from Harbin Electric, Inc.

HARBIN, China, June 16 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Harbin Electric, Inc. ("Harbin Electric" or the "Company", Nasdaq: HRBN), a leading developer and manufacturer of a wide array of electric motors in the People's Republic of China, today announced that it will hold its annual meeting of shareholders at 8:30 AM, Beijing Time, on July 26, 2010 in Harbin, China at the following address:

Harbin Electric, Inc.

No. 9 Ha Ping Xi Lu

Harbin Kai Fa Qu

Harbin, China 150060

Shareholders of record at the close of business on June 18, 2010 are entitled to attend Harbin Electric's Annual Meeting and vote their shares. For more information or to register, please contact

Christy Shue

Harbin Electric, Inc.



Amy Shi

Harbin Electric, Inc.


Phone: 0086-451-8611-6787

About Harbin Electric, Inc.

Harbin Electric, headquartered in Harbin, China, is a leading developer and manufacturer of a wide array of electric motors with a focus on innovative, customized and value-added products. Its major product lines include industrial rotary motors, linear motors, and specialty micro-motors. The Company's products are purchased by a broad range of domestic and international customers, including those involved in energy industry, factory automation, food processing, packaging, transportation, automobile, medical devices, machinery and tool manufacturing, chemical, petrochemical, as well as in the metallurgical and mining industries.  The Company operates four manufacturing facilities in China located in Xi'an, Weihai, Harbin and Shanghai.

Harbin Electric has built a strong research and development capability by recruiting talent worldwide and through collaborations with top scientific institutions. The Company owns numerous patents in China and has developed award-winning products for its customers. Relying on its own proprietary technology, the Company developed an energy efficient linear motor driving oil pump, the first of its kind in the world, for the largest oil filed in China. Its self-developed linear motor propulsion system is powering China's first domestically made linear motor driving metro train. As China continues to grow its industrial base, Harbin Electric aspires to be a leader in the industrialization and technology transformation of the Chinese manufacturing sector. To learn more about Harbin Electric, visit http://www.harbinelectric.com.

Safe Harbor Statement

The actual results of Harbin Electric, Inc. could differ materially from those described in this press release. Detailed information regarding factors that may cause actual results to differ materially from the results expressed or implied by statements in this press release may be found in the Company's periodic filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, including the factors described in the section entitled "Risk Factors" in its annual report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2009. The Company does not undertake any obligation to update forward-looking statements contained in the press release. This press release contains forward-looking information about the Company that is intended to be covered by the safe harbor for forward-looking statements provided by the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements are statements that are not historical facts. These statements can be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology such as "believe," "expect," "may," "will," "should," "project," "plan," "seek," "intend," or "anticipate" or the negative thereof or comparable terminology, and include discussions of strategy, and statements about industry trends and the Company's future performance, operations and products.

For investor and media inquiries, please contact:

In China

Harbin Electric, Inc.

Tel:   +86-451-8611-6757

Email: MainlandIR@Tech-full.com

In the U.S.

Christy Shue

Harbin Electric, Inc.

Executive VP, Finance & Investor Relations

Tel:   +1-631-312-8612

Email: cshue@HarbinElectric.com

Kathy Li

Christensen Investor Relations

Tel:   +1-212-618-1978

Email: kli@christensenir.com

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