ZTE Corporation is a global leader in telecommunications and information technology. As part of ZTE’s mobile information communication technologies (M-ICT) strategy, the company is committed to providing integrated end-to-end innovations to deliver excellence and value to consumers, carriers, businesses and public sector customers around the world to enable increased connectivity and productivity.
Founded in 1985, ZTE is listed on both the Hong Kong and Shenzhen Stock Exchanges. In 2015, ZTE achieved annual revenue to over RMB 100 billion for the first time, with a net profit increase of 21.8% to RMB 3.21 billion, driven by new operations including semiconductors and the Internet of Things.
ZTE believes in technology innovation as a core value of the company. The company has established 20 state-of-the-arts R&D centers in Asia, North America and Europe and employs over 30,000 research professionals in the development of next-generation technologies including 5G, the Internet of Things, NFV, SDN, Cloud Computing, Big Data and Smart City. ZTE has filed applications for more than 66,000 patents, with over 24,000 granted. Since 2010, ZTE has been ranked among the world’s top-3 for patent applications under the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) each year, according to the World Intellectual Property Organization.
As a member of the UN Global Compact, ZTE is committed to a vision of balanced, sustainable development in the social, environmental and economic arenas. Promoting freedom of communication around the world, the company has incorporated innovation, technological convergence and the concept of "going green" into the product life cycle. This includes R&D, production, logistics and customer service. The company is also committed to maximizing energy efficiency and minimizing carbon emissions.
Corporate Vision: To become a distinguished global leader in the M-ICT era.
Corporate Mission: We will spare no effort in providing cool, green, and open ICT products and experiences to the people of this world. To our partners who share in this vision, we will establish a safe, open, and reciprocal platform to help them achieve their goals and realize their excellence.
Tomorrow Never Waits
This is the era of IOE (Internet of Everything). Brands will be eliminated if they do not keep up with the current pace of changes. Thus, in order to have quick access to the new era, ZTE has to keep changing and constantly adjust the pace and direction we move towards.