Dehaier Medical Systems will serve as the exclusive product-appointed distribution agent for some of the world's leading medical equipment companies in bidding for multiple government procurement projects in China. The procurement projects Dehaier is bidding for are designated by these companies.
The appointed products Dehaier is authorised for the procurement include the Harmonic system from Johnson & Johnson, the MasterScreen pulmonary function testing system from CareFusion, a ventilator from Weinmann, an infusion pump from B Braun, a spectrophotometer from Shimadzu and a portable colour Doppler ultrasound, versatile anaesthesia machine and multi-parameter monitor from Mindray. The aggregate value of the procurement projects is expected to be approximately USD21mn.
By partnering with these companies, Dehaier anticipates its government procurement business will progress in 2014 and beyond. The company is currently working on a preparation for the procurement biddings and expects to win them in quarters to come.
Dehaier is focused on 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).