On October 5, 2016, Africa's first modern electrified railway build by Chinese enterprises and adopted a full range of Chinese standards and equipment, Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa to Djibouti’s capital Djibouti Railway (hereinafter referred to as Yaji Railway), officially put into operation.
The railway ticket printers which independently researched, developed and produced by SNBC (stock code 002376) provide professional railway ticket printing services for Yaji Railway.
SNBC, as a China's leading provider of intelligent printing identification products and solutions, with a strong advantage of independent innovation, developed China's first domestic railway ticket printer which widely used in 15 railway bureaus and more than 1,500 railway stations as early as 1997. Now, SNBC is China's largest supplier of railway ticket printer; the market share is more than 60%.
In 2007, SNBC successfully developed magnetic ticket printer core, magnetic code ticket printer which become the only designated models of China's high-speed railway and inter-city railway ticket system. In 2009, SNBC successfully developed magnetic ticket vending machines TVM which become the designated model of China's high-speed railway and inter-city railway.
Over the past 20 years, more than 60,000 SNBC special printing equipment service in China Railway, and provide full support to China Railway information construction. As a national brand, SNBC has become a long-term service partner of China Railway.