American Lorain Corporation Appoints David She as Chief Financial Officer


JUNAN COUNTY, ChinaDec. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ — American Lorain Corporation(NYSEAmex: ALN) (“American Lorain” or “the Company”), an international processed snack foods, convenience foods, and frozen foods company based in Shandong ProvinceChina, today announced it has appointed David She as the Company's Chief Financial Officer.

Chairman Si Chen of American Lorain stated, “We are very pleased to have David to join the Company as Chief Financial Officer. With his broad financial skill set, he is an accomplished professional with a proven track record. We firmly believe David will be instrumental in directing our Company's financial and reporting requirements, while enabling us to optimize our working capital position and the execution of our growth strategy.”

Prior to joining American Lorain, Mr. She was Chief Financial Officer at China Natural Gas, Inc., where he oversaw financial operations and managed the company's financial growth. His duties included the oversight of quarterly and annual filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, evaluating and executing financing alternatives, and managing the investor relations program. Mr. She has also served as a securities analyst for West China Securities in Beijing. He received bachelor's degrees in mathematics and business administration from Beijing Institute of Technology as well as a master's degree in finance from State University of New York in Buffalo.

About American Lorain Corporation

American Lorain Corporation products include chestnut products, convenience food products and frozen food products. The Company currently sells over 230 products to 26 provinces and administrative regions in China as well as to 42 foreign countries. The Company operates through its four direct and indirect subsidiaries and one leased factory located in China. For further information about American Lorain Corporation, please visit the Company's website at

For more information, please contact:

At the company:

American Lorain Corporation

Mr. David She, CFO

Tel:   +86-10 8411 3393



Investor relations:

John Mattio, SVP

HC International, New York

Tel:   +1-203-616-5144



SOURCE American Lorain Corporation