Dahua Statement on U.S. Legislation passed on May 24th 2018

The U.S. House passed a bill on May 24th, 2018. It included an amendment to prohibit US government agencies from using Chinese-made video surveillance equipment and applies to Zhejiang Dahua Technology Co., Ltd., along with other Chinese companies.

The following statement is an official response from Zhejiang Dahua Technology Co., Ltd.

Dahua Technology is a commercial enterprise with a high level of business integrity. Dahua Technology is an international company committed to compliance with all applicable laws and regulations in the countries in which it does business.

Dahua Technology dedicates 10% of its revenue to R&D annually. Dahua takes cybersecurity seriously and has designated it as a top priority. The Company takes a comprehensive and systemic approach to cybersecurity, with complementary and redundant safeguards built into its technology, services and organizational practices. Dahua Technology is positioning itself as a cybersecurity leader within the video surveillance industry. As an example, in a first for the industry, the Company’s products, including its IP cameras and network video recorders, were recently certified by TÜV Rheinland as meeting the TÜV Rheinland 2PfG 2624/06.17 standard, a requirement derived from Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (General Data Protection Regulation).

Zhejiang Dahua Technology Co., Ltd.