Ninetowns Internet Technology Group Company Limited (Ninetowns) is a software company that enables enterprises and trade-related People’s Republic of China Government agencies to streamline the import/export process in China. Ninetowns and its subsidiaries are principally engaged in the sale of enterprise software and provision of the related after-sales maintenance services; software development services, and the provision of food sales and services targeting Chinese consumers. The Company operates in three segments: enterprise software and related maintenance services segment, software development services segment and food related business. It is focused on providing enterprise software and related services for the completion over the Internet of the declaration process. . In August 2010, the Company sold its wholly owned subsidiary, Shanghai Nine Masters Meihuilong Catering Management Co., Ltd.