Dehaier Medical Attends China International Medical Equipment Fair

BEIJING, April 23, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dehaier Medical Systems Ltd. (Nasdaq:DHRM) ("Dehaier" or the "Company"), an emerging leader in development, assembly, marketing and sale of medical devices and sleep respiratory products in China, today announced that the Company attended the China International Medical Equipment Fair ("CMEF" or the "Fair"), held from April 17 to 20, 2014 in Shenzhen and cooperated with Timesco in marketing campaigns related to the Fair.

"CMEF is one of the largest exhibitions for medical equipment in the Asia-Pacific Region, with more than 6000 booths and over 2800 companies presenting this year. Dehaier primarily worked with its long-time business partner, Timesco, in marketing campaigns for the Fair. We are very pleased to cooperate with Timesco to attend CMEF. Dehaier is the exclusive agent for Timesco's CLX laryngoscope products in mainland China. In addition to our participation in CMEF with Timesco, Dehaier will continue to expand our distribution network and agent platform for medical devices business through future marketing campaigns," Ms. Li Sun, Vice General Manager stated. "We will also leverage the exhibition platform to develop the market for our sleep respiratory systems, which will be one of our major focuses moving forward."

China International Medicinal Equipment Fair (CMEF)

Since 1979 and held twice a year, CMEF is the largest exhibitions of medical equipment, products and services in the Asia-Pacific region. The exhibition widely covers ten thousands of products such as medical imaging, in vitro diagnosis, electronics, optics, first aid, rehabilitation nursing, medical information technology and outsourcing services, and it provides services to the entire medical industry chain from the source to the end of the medical equipment industry in a direct and all-round way.

About Dehaier Medical Systems Ltd.

Dehaier is an emerging leader in the development, assembly, marketing and sale of medical products, including medical devices and sleep respiratory products. The company develops and assembles its self-branded medical devices and sleep respiratory products from third-party components. The company also distributes products designed and manufactured by other companies, including medical devices from IMD (Italy), HEYER (Germany) and Timesco (UK). Dehaier's technology is based on six patents and ten software copyrights. More information may be found at

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