|2008||Midea purchased 24.01% stake of Little Swan, aiming at establishing a broader platform for its power-industries of refrigerators and washing machines.|
|2007||The Vietnam Industrial Park of Midea was founded and put into production. The Park has been the manufacturing and export base of Midea in ASEAN.|
|2006||Midea conducted the reform of non-tradable shares and entered into the capital-circulation era.|
|2005||Midea formulated the development plan of "The Eleventh Five Year," and committed itself to become the top 2 in Asia and the top 5 at world large among household electric appliance manufacturers.|
|2004||Midea signed the air-conditioning cooperation agreement with Toshiba Carrier and realized their all-around strategic cooperation.
Midea purchased Qingjiang Electric Motor, Royalstar, Hualing and Chongqing GM to further improve its household electric appliance products and production chain.
|2001||Midea completed its Management Buy-Outs (MBO) and further improved its management structure.|
|1999||Midea purchased Macro (Toshiba) and stepped into the field of A/C compressors.|
|1998||Midea purchased Wuhu Liguang Air-conditioning Company and established its first industrial park in an outside location.|
|1997||Midea reformed the structure of its business division further stimulating its operational dynamism.|
|1993||"Yue Midea" was listed in Shenzhen Stock Exchange.|
|1985||Midea started to produce air-conditioners, which marked its entry into the refrigeration field.|
|1980||Midea started to produce electrical fans which marked its entry into the household electrical appliance manufacturing industry.|
|1968||Mr. He Xiangjian, leading 23 people with capital of RMB 5,000 opened the doors and began building what today is the history of Midea.|