China Construction Bank Johannesburg Branch (CCB Jhb) is CCB's newly established overseas Branch in South Africa.
CCB Jhb was registered by the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) on April 17th, 2000. CCB Jhb officially began operating on October 2nd, 2000. In September 2008 China Construction Bank moved into their new premises which are situated at 95 Grayston Drive, Sandown, Sandton 2196, occupying the 5th floor of this building. This state of the art building hosts a number of tenants, 14 in total.
CCB Jhb concentrates on offering Merchant, Wholesale and Investment Banking products and services to the South African business community.
CCB Jhb is also promoting bi-lateral trade and investment between South Africa and the Southern African Development Community (SADC) with China as well as related Global business opportunities.
The visit of the then President of China, Mr. Jiang Zemin during April 2000 further cemented relations between China and South Africa.
CCB Jhb aims to be pro-active in being clients' first choice of domestic Chinese Bank and to do any business resulting from their clients.
We subscribe to CCB Head Office Beijing's mission statement being: "To Build a Better Life".
In order to achieve this, CCB Jhb's mission is to provide innovative, practical and top-quality products and services to our clients and to deal fairly with our suppliers and counterparts.
We believe that our first responsibility is to our clients who use our products and services.
CCB's strong financial position will enable us to succeed in being a force in our markets and to attract clients in a competitive manner.
CCB Jhb strives to:
- Produce the desired return on capital for our shareholder.
- Treat our employees with dignity and respect, creating opportunities for them to grow in their respective fields.
- Follow the philosophy that "our clients are the reason for our existence" and accordingly provide them with the best sales, after-sales and maintenance service possible on all our offered products and services.
Be considered as a prime business institution in our community within our Niche market.
Through our long-term commitment to this mission, we will become known as a bank which is the best in the market in which it serves its clients.
Our clients, vendors and employees see China Construction Bank as offering opportunities to conduct business in a manner which adds economic value and growth to its clients, to its shareholders and to its staff.