For this first time, this year’s “Forbes China Up-and-Comers List” includes separate rankings for 100 listed and unlisted companies. The lists are based on Forbes Asia’s “Best Under A Billion List.”
Topping the ranking of the mainland’s 100 best publicly-traded small companies is Shenzhen Inovance Technology, a maker of industrial automation products. No. 2 is TAL Education Group, a U.S.-listed tutoring services company, followed by Guangdong By-Health Biotechnology, a nutrition supplements supplier, Changzhou Almaden, a producer of tempered glass, and Yantai Jereh Oilfield Services, a maker of oilfield equipment.
Rounding out the top 10 are Yantai Zhenghai Magnetic Material, a magnet supplier, Shenzhen Tech and Ecology & Environment, a construction company, Hunan Er-kang Pharmaceutical, a producer of pharmaceuticals, Sungrow Power Supply, a solar power component maker, and Magic Holdings, a Hong Kong-listed supplier of skincare products.
Tops among the 100 unlisted companies this year is Gvitech, a provider of visualization software. Rounding out the top five are Beijing Leader and Harvest Information Technology, which makes power equipment, Sunrise Technology, an industrial products supplier, Zhuhai Seine Technology, a maker of printers and laser product, and BGE Holdings, which supplies pollution control systems.