China Forestry Inc. Adopts Sustainable Forestry Objectives; Develops Corporate Code of Conduct

Hi-Tech Development Zone,Harbi, CHINA

HARBIN, China, Dec. 18, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- China Forestry Inc. (OTCBB:CHFY), a timber investment group in the People's Republic of China, announced today that the Company has adopted sustainable forestry objectives, which are largely based on the principals of the Sustainable Forestry Initiative Standard and the Forest Stewardship Council. In addition, the company has developed a corporate code of ethics. Both the sustainable forestry objectives and the code of ethics can be accessed on the Company's website.

Commenting on the Company's sustainable forestry objectives and code of ethics, Mr. Yuan Tian, CEO of CHFY, stated, "While we are evaluating options in China for third party certification, we think that it is important to our shareholders, the investment community and holders of forest user right certificates in China to acknowledge our responsibility and commitment to sustainable forestry management."

"We developed our code of ethics to promote our goals of transparency, integrity, human rights and improving the environment. It reflects our corporate values and social responsibiities to shareholders, employees and stakeholders," said Mr. Tian.

About China Forestry Inc.:

China Forestry Inc. (OTCBB:CHFY) is a timber investment group formed in the Peoples Republic of China to conform to State laws that prohibit non-PRC ownership of forest lands. The Company's strategy is to capitalize on the Central Government's decision to promote sustainable forest management through land tenure reforms that include the transferability of forest user right certificates to PRC entities. The Company's current holdings include ownership of four user right certificates representing 1,561 hectares of State forest assets in China's northeastern Heilongjiang Province, home to China's most valuable timber and one of the most distinctive temperate forests in the world due to its rare biodiversity. For more information, please visit the Company's website at:

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