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Ever-Glory Reports Third Quarter 2010 Financial Results --Third Quarter 2010 Highlights - Net sales increased 28.1% to $31.9 million - Gross profit increased 37.1% to $6.4 million

NANJING, China, Nov. 12, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Ever-Glory International Group, Inc. (the "Company" or "Ever-Glory") (NYSE Amex: EVK), a leading apparel supply chain manager and retailer in China, today reported its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2010.

During the third quarter of 2010, net sales increased 28.1% to $31.9 million compared to $24.9 million in the third quarter of 2009. The increase in our sales was primarily attributable to increased sales in our retail business and wholesale business in China.

Sales generated from the Company's wholesale business increased 14.8% to $25.6 million, compared to $22.3 million in the third quarter of 2009. This increase was primarily due to the increased orders from the Chinese, European (excluding UK) and Japanese customers.

Retail sales from LA GO GO, the Company's branded retail division, increased 141.3% to $6.3 million, compared to $2.6 million in the third quarter of 2009.

This increase was primarily due to the increase of same store sales and new stores opened. As of September 30, 2010, the Company had 214 LA GO GO retail stores and as of today, the Company has approximately 250 LA GO GO retail stores. We expect to open an additional 30-40 stores before the end of the year.

In the third quarter of 2010, gross profit was $6.4 million, an increase of 37.1% compared to the same period in 2009. Gross margin increased 1.3% to 19.9% in the third quarter of 2010, compared to 18.6% in the third quarter of 2009.

The increase was due to the increased retail sales which has a higher gross margin and whose percentage in our overall sales increased.

"In the third quarter of 2010, sales of our wholesale and retail business both increased." commented Mr. Edward Yihua Kang, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Ever-Glory. " We are especially encouraged by our retail business's strong performance. Sales generated from our retail business increased considerably in the third quarter of 2010, which demonstrates the strong momentum we have with our retail strategy. We opened 21 new LA GO GO stores in the third quarter of 2010 and had a total of 214 LA GO GO stores in China as of September 30, 2010. As of today, we have approximately 250 LA GO GO stores. " Mr. Kang continued, "We plan to continue to develop LA GO GO through perfecting design styles and improving our store management efficiency. We are confident that we can strengthen and enhance same-store sales, and further expand LA GO GO's presence in China, in order to lay a foundation for organic growth." Selling expenses increased 108.0% to $2.3 million in the third quarter of 2010 from $1.1 million in the third quarter of 2009. The increase was attributable to an increase in salaries for the increased retail staff, as well as the increased store decoration and marketing expenses associated with the promotion of LA GO GO brand. General and administrative expenses increased 60.1% to $2.5 million in the third quarter of 2010 from $1.6 million in the third quarter of 2009. The increase was attributable to the increased payroll for additional management, design and marketing staff as a result of our business expansion.

Income from operations for the third quarter of 2010 decreased 20.6% to $1.6 million, or 4.9% of total sales, compared to $2.0 million, or 7.9% of total sales, in the third quarter of 2009. The decrease was mainly due to the increased selling, general and administrative expenses.

For the third quarter of 2010, net income attributable to the Company was $1.83 million or $0.12 per diluted share, an increase of 1.8% from $1.79 million, or $0.13 per diluted share for the same period of 2009. Net income attributable to the Company for the third quarter of 2010 includes $621,600 of non-cash gains related to the change in fair value of derivative liabilities, compared to approximately $143,000 of non-cash expenses related to the change in fair value of derivative liabilities in the third quarter of 2009.

Balance Sheet and Cash Flow As of September 30, 2010, the Company had approximately $3.0 million of cash and cash equivalents, compared to approximately $3.6 million as of December 31, 2009. Ever-Glory had working capital of approximately $22.5 million as of September 30, 2010, and outstanding bank loans of approximately $13.1 million as of September 30, 2010.

Business Outlook For the fourth quarter of 2010, the Company anticipates total net sales of $40 to $60 million and net income of $1.9 to $2.9 million. For full year 2010, the Company anticipates total net sales between $121 and $141 million and net income between $5.5 and $6.5 million. The full year revenue forecast is comprised of $95 to $110 million in expected wholesale revenue and $26 to $31 million in expected revenue from retail.

Conference Call The Company will hold a conference call today at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time which will be hosted by Edward Yihua Kang, Chairman of the Board, President, and CEO, and Jason Jiansong Wang, Chief Financial Officer. Listeners can access the conference call by dialing # 1-719-325-4832 and referring to the confirmation code 7149643. The conference call will also be broadcast live over the Internet and can be accessed at the Company's web site at the following URL: http://www.everglorygroup.com .

A replay of the call will be available from 11:00 a.m. November 12, 2010 through November 19, 2010 Eastern Time by calling # 1-858-384-5517; pin number: 7149643.

About Ever-Glory International Group, Inc.

Based in Nanjing, China, Ever-Glory International Group, Inc. is a leading apparel supply chain manager and retailer in China. Ever-Glory is the first Chinese apparel company listed on the American Stock Exchange (now called NYSE Amex), and has a focus on middle-to-high grade casual wear, outerwear, and sportswear brands. The Company maintains global strategic partnerships in Europe, the United States, Japan and China, conducting business with several well-known brands and retail chain stores. In addition, Ever-Glory operates its own domestic chain of retail stores known as "LA GO GO." Safe Harbor Statement Certain statements in this release and other written or oral statements made by or on behalf of the Company are "forward looking statements" within the meaning of the federal securities laws. Statements regarding future events and developments and our future performance, as well as management's expectations, beliefs, plans, estimates or projections relating to the future are forward-looking statements within the meaning of these laws. The forward looking statements are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties including market acceptance of the Company's products and projects, the Company's continued access to capital, currency exchange rate fluctuation and other risks and uncertainties. The actual results the Company achieves may differ materially from those contemplated by any forward-looking statements due to such risks and uncertainties. These statements are based on our current expectations and speak only as of the date of such statements. Readers should carefully review the risks and uncertainties described in the Company's latest Annual Report on Form 10-K and other documents that the Company files from time to time with the U.S.

Securities and Exchange Commission.

EVER-GLORY INTERNATIONAL GROUP, INC. AND SUBSDIARIES CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF OPERATIONS AND COMPREHENSIVE INCOME FOR THE THREE AND NINE MONTHS ENDED SEPTEMBER 30, 2010 AND 2009 (UNAUDITED) Three months ended ------------------ September 30, ------------- 2010 2009 ---- ---- NET SALES Related parties $ - $66,221 Third parties 31,935,974 24,870,500 ---------- ---------- Total net sales 31,935,974 24,936,721 ---------- ---------- COST OF SALES Related parties - 38,281 Third parties 25,583,832 20,264,735 ---------- ---------- Total cost of sales 25,583,832 20,303,016 ---------- ---------- GROSS PROFIT 6,352,142 4,633,705 --------- --------- OPERATING EXPENSES Selling expenses 2,283,606 1,097,840 General and administrative expenses 2,501,565 1,562,382 --------- --------- Total Operating Expenses 4,785,171 2,660,222 --------- --------- INCOME FROM OPERATIONS 1,566,971 1,973,483 --------- --------- OTHER INCOME (EXPENSES) Interest income 11,802 180,089 Interest expense (93,470) (94,016) Change in fair value of derivative liability 621,600 (143,000) Other income 4,076 269 Gain on sale of investment - - --- --- Total Other Income (Expenses) 544,008 (56,658) ------- ------- INCOME BEFORE INCOME TAX EXPENSE 2,110,979 1,916,825 INCOME TAX EXPENSE (284,914) (130,479) -------- -------- NET INCOME 1,826,065 1,786,346 ADD(LESS): NET LOSS(INCOME) ATTRIBUTABLE TO THE NONCONTROLING INTEREST - 7,552 --- ----- NET INCOME ATTRIBUTABLE TO THE COMPANY $1,826,065 $1,793,898 ========== ========== NET INCOME $1,826,065 $1,786,346 Foreign currency translation gain (loss) 575,350 46,364 ------- ------ COMPREHENSIVE INCOME 2,401,415 1,832,710 COMPREHENSIVE (INCOME) LOSS ATTRIBUTABLE TO THE NONCONTROLING INTEREST - (6,752) --- ------ COMPREHENSIVE INCOME ATTRIBUTABLE TO THE COMPANY $2,401,415 $1,825,958 ========== ========== EARNINGS PER SHARE Attributable to the Company's common stockholders Basic $0.12 $0.13 ===== ===== Diluted $0.12 $0.13 ===== ===== Weighted average number of shares outstanding Basic 14,750,294 13,558,326 ========== ========== Diluted 14,750,294 13,558,326 ========== ========== Nine months ended ----------------- September 30, ------------- 2010 2009 ---- ---- NET SALES Related parties $ - $75,572 Third parties 81,178,018 66,494,465 ---------- ---------- Total net sales 81,178,018 66,570,037 ---------- ---------- COST OF SALES Related parties - 47,294 Third parties 64,888,871 52,667,322 ---------- ---------- Total cost of sales 64,888,871 52,714,616 ---------- ---------- GROSS PROFIT 16,289,147 13,855,421 ---------- ---------- OPERATING EXPENSES Selling expenses 6,032,491 2,903,655 General and administrative expenses 6,160,865 5,707,786 --------- --------- Total Operating Expenses 12,193,356 8,611,441 ---------- --------- INCOME FROM OPERATIONS 4,095,791 5,243,980 --------- --------- OTHER INCOME (EXPENSES) Interest income 105,549 445,117 Interest expense (326,290) (332,900) Change in fair value of derivative liability 692,800 (725,000) Other income 36,870 45,252 Gain on sale of investment 346,188 - ------- --- Total Other Income (Expenses) 855,117 (567,531) ------- -------- INCOME BEFORE INCOME TAX EXPENSE 4,950,908 4,676,449 INCOME TAX EXPENSE (689,694) (692,206) -------- -------- NET INCOME 4,261,214 3,984,243 ADD(LESS): NET LOSS(INCOME) ATTRIBUTABLE TO THE NONCONTROLING INTEREST (58,701) 25,011 ------- ------ NET INCOME ATTRIBUTABLE TO THE COMPANY $4,202,513 $4,009,254 ========== ========== NET INCOME $4,261,214 $3,984,243 Foreign currency translation gain (loss) 747,798 (36,947) ------- ------- COMPREHENSIVE INCOME 5,009,012 3,947,296 COMPREHENSIVE (INCOME) LOSS ATTRIBUTABLE TO THE NONCONTROLING INTEREST (58,721) 8,749 ------- ----- COMPREHENSIVE INCOME ATTRIBUTABLE TO THE COMPANY $4,950,291 $3,956,045 ========== ========== EARNINGS PER SHARE Attributable to the Company's common stockholders Basic $0.29 $0.30 ===== ===== Diluted $0.29 $0.30 ===== ===== Weighted average number of shares outstanding Basic 14,734,919 13,546,116 ========== ========== Diluted 14,734,919 13,546,116 ========== ========== SOURCE Ever-Glory International Group, Inc.

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