NEW YORK, NY, Feb. 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Yangtze River Port and Logistics Limited, (YERR) (the “Company”), an international infrastructure company that engages in the business of real estate development via a port logistics project located in the middle reaches of China’s Yangtze River in Wuhan, China, today announced that its common stock will begin trading under the new ticker symbol “YRIV” on The Nasdaq Global Select Market effective as of the market open on February 14, 2018.

The Company’s new ticker symbol will be associated with the previously announced new CUSIP number of 98475Y105 and new corporate name of “Yangtze River Port and Logistics Limited.”

About Yangtze River Port and Logistics Limited

Yangtze River Port and Logistics Limited primarily engages in the business of real estate development with a port logistic project located in the middle reaches of the Yangtze River. Wuhan Economic Development Port Limited is a large infrastructure development project implemented under China's latest “One Belt One Road” initiative and is believed to be strategically positioned in Wuhan, a crucial trading window between China, the Middle East and Europe.  The logistics center is also expected to provide a number of shipping berths for cargo ships of various sizes.  Yangtze River Port and Logistics Limited is expected to provide domestic and foreign businesses a direct access to the Free Trade Zone in Wuhan. The project will include commercial buildings, professional logistic supply chain centers, direct access to the Yangtze River, Wuhan-Xinjiang-Europe Railway and ground transportation, storage and processing centers, IT supporting services, among others.

For additional information please go to: http://www.yerr.com.cn

Forward-Looking Statements:

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Contact:
James Coleman
Executive Director
jcoleman@yerr.com.cn
646-861-3315