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What is Skystar's business?
Skystar Bio-Pharmaceutical Co.  is a China-based producer and distributor of veterinary medicines, vaccines, microorganisms and feed additives that cure and prevent disease in aquaculture, poultry, livestock, and pets.

What is Skystar's ticker symbol, exchange, and CUSIP?
Skystar's ticker symbol is SKBI, our common stock trades on the NASDAQ, and our CUSIP number is 830884300.

When was Skystar founded?
Xian Tianxing, Skystar’s enterprise in China was incorporated on July 3, 1997 in the PRC as a limited liability company without shares.

On December 31, 2003, the Company restructured from a limited liability company without shares to a joint stock company limited by shares. The paid-in capital of Xian Tianxing was funded by the majority shareholders of Skystar.

PRC law currently has limits on foreign ownership of certain companies. To comply with these foreign ownership restrictions, on October 28, 2005, Skystar entered into certain exclusive agreements with Xian Tianxing and its shareholders. Xian Tianxing holds the licenses and approvals necessary to operate the bio-pharmaceutical business in China. Pursuant to these agreements, Skystar provides exclusive technology consulting and other general business operation services to Xian Tianxing in return for a consulting services fee which is equal to Xian Tianxing's revenue.

What are Skystar's fiscal year and corresponding quarter-end dates?
We operate on a fiscal year that runs from Jan. 1 to Dec. 31. Quarter-ends are: March 31 (Q1), June 30 (Q2), September 30 (Q3) and December 31 (Q4).

Who are Skystar's Independent Auditors?
Crowe Horwath, LLP
9/F Leighton Centre
77 Leighton Road
Causeway Bay
Hong Kong
General +852 2894 6888
Facsimile +852 2895 3752
Service Hotline +852 2894 6611

Who is Skystar's outside legal counsel?
Schiff Hardin
901 K Street NW
Suite 700
Washington, DC 20001
T: +1 (202)778-6400
F  +1 (202) 778-6460

Who is Skystar's transfer agent and registrar?
Empire Stock Inc.
1859 Whitney Mesa Drive
Henderson, NV 89014
Ph: (702) 818-5898
http://www.empirestock.com/

Can I buy stock directly from Skystar Bio-Pharmaceutical?
No, You will need to contact a licensed stock broker or use an online trading account.

How can I buy stock in Skystar Bio-Pharmaceutical?
Through a licensed stock broker or by using an online trading account.

How do I change the address on my shareholder account?
Through your brokerage account or by contacting our transfer agent.

How many Employees does the Company have?
As of December 31, 2013, Skystar has 318 employees, of which 136 employees are production personnel, 71 employees are sales personnel, 24 employees are research and development personnel, and 87 employees are administrative personnel.