Biostar Pharmaceuticals Inc is a Maryland corporation incorporated on March 27, 2007. It is a holding company that through its wholly-owned subsidiary Shaanxi Biostar Biotech, Ltd. and its variable interest entities Shaanxi Aoxing Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., and Shaanxi Weinan Aoxing Pharmaceuticals, LLC develops, manufactures and markets pharmaceutical products for a variety of diseases and conditions in the Peoples Republic of China. Its popular product is Xin Ao Xing Oleanolic Acid Capsule, an over-the- counter (OTC) medicine for chronic hepatitis B. Its product line also includes five other OTC products, ten prescription-based pharmaceuticals, six nutriceuticals or health products and one medical device. The Company's products are derived from medicinal herbs that are either grown at its own facility or purchased from its suppliers. It has currently eight products under development to complement its existing product line. It has adopted international manufacturing standards and currently holds one patent, with two additional patents pending approval. The Company's products are currently being sold in over 25 provinces in the PRC through 25 distributors and an established network of more than 400 dedicated sales people. The Company's competitors includes, Wulanhaote Zhong Meng pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., Yang Ling Mai Di Sen Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd, Jiang Xi Ren He Pharmaceuticals, Inc; Hainan Asia Pharmaceuticals, Inc; Nan Yong An Pharmaceuticals, Inc; Hai Nan Min Hai Pharmaceuticals, Ltd; Shandong Bai Cao Pharmaceuticals, Ltd; Chang Chun Ren Min Pharmaceuticals, Ltd; Yun Nan Yu Xi City Wei He Pharmaceutical, Ltd; Shandong Phoenix Pharmaceuticals, Ltd; Wulanhaote Zhong Meng Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd; Yang Ling Mai Di Sen Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd; and other traditional Chinese medicine suppliers. The Company' operations and facilities are subject to environmental laws and regulations stipulated by the national and the local environment protection bureaus in the PRC.