Jinpan International Announces Date of Second 2011 Dividend Payment

Jun 21, 2011, 08:30 ET from Jinpan International Ltd.

CARLSTADT, N.J., June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Jinpan International Ltd. (Nasdaq: JST), a leading designer, manufacturer and distributor of cast resin transformers for high voltage distribution equipment, today announced the date in which the Company will pay the second portion of its annual dividend payment.

In January 2011, the Company announced an annual dividend of $0.14 per common share, half of which was payable to shareholders in February 2011.  The second half, or $0.07, of this annual dividend payment will be payable on July 26, 2011 to shareholders of record as of July 12, 2011.

Mr. Zhiyuan Li, Chief Executive Officer of Jinpan International commented, "This second dividend payment further demonstrates our commitment to maximizing shareholder value.  We look forward to strong operational execution in the second half of 2011 and continue to evaluate ways to maximize shareholder value."

About Jinpan International Ltd

Jinpan International Ltd. (Nasdaq: JST) designs, manufactures, and markets cast resin transformers for power distribution and wind energy products. Jinpan's cast resin transformers allow high voltage transmissions of electricity to be distributed to various locations in lower, more usable voltages. The Company has obtained ISO9001 and ISO14001 certifications for its cast resin transformers. Its principal executive offices are located in Hainan, China and its U.S. headquarters is based in Carlstadt, New Jersey.

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