China is the biggest e-cigarette manufacturer and exporter in all over the world. Because e-cigarette is invented by this country. A Chinese pharmacist Hon Lik invented it in 2003 from patented ultrasonic technology. Since then, the manufacturers of Chinese e-cigarette are using the ultrasonic technology in the e-cigarette mouthpiece instead of heating element which converts nicotine solution into vapors and this vapors are inhaled. Hon Lik’s father died from lung cancer that’s why he was a motivated person.
Made in China e-cigarettes are exported in a huge quantity to the world. The country has larger e-cigarette manufacturers in which Shenzhen Smoore Technology Ltd is biggest among all. This company has more than 500 workers and a 4,000 square meter factory on the south coast of China. It is honor for Shenzhen Smoore that it was the first company in China to produce e-cigarettes in Shenzhen. This city is now one of the world’s most productive destinations for manufacturing e-cigarettes. The company supplies almost 50,000 packets of e-cigarettes to its customers per month. A charger is also available with each e-cigarette kit that plugs into a USB port of a computer.
Since 2007, Some more companies in China started to manufacture and supply e-cigarettes on a large basis such as Dongguan Yorkbenq Electronics. The employees of this company are less than 100, in spite of this, the company generates the sales of more than $100 million e-cigarettes and products related to them per year. China direct exports over 90% of electronic cigarettes to the overseas markets. One more competitive advantage of Chinese e-cigarettes is that they have good quality with cheap cost.