GUELPH, Ontario, May 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Current Water Technologies Inc. (TSX-V:WATR) (“CWTI” or “the Company”) will participate with our sponsor, Canada China Trade Innovation Alliance (CCTIA), in the 2018 China Langfang International Economic And Trade Fair jointly organized by China's Ministry of Commerce and the People's Government of Hebei Province from May 18 to May 21, 2018.

Delegation from Hebei Province and Ontario Dignitaries and the CCTIA Host Team
Delegation from Hebei Province and Ontario Dignitaries and the CCTIA Host Team


Mr. Wang Zhongqun, Director General, Hebei Bureau of Foreign Experts Affairs and Dr. Gene Shelp, CEO, CWTI
Mr. Wang Zhongqun, Director General, Hebei Bureau of Foreign Experts Affairs and Dr. Gene Shelp, CEO, CWTI


The governments of Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei are currently planning the construction of Xiong'an New District, the Beijing New Airport and the Airport Economic Zone, the Beijing Urban Sub-center, and facilites required for the 2022 Winter Olympics. This event will introduce the international business community to opportunities to provide services and technologies in key sectors such as Hi Tech, Environmental Protection, Clean-tech, Machinery and Health-Care.

CWTI will exhibit at the trade show and participate in scheduled match-making activities with related Chinese corporations, high level meetings with regional industrial leaders, and discussions focussed on specific projects and trade relationships.

Following the Fair, the CCTIA delegation will travel to Shijiazhuang, the Capital of Hebei Province for high level meetings with government officials and B2B meetings with business leaders.

CWTI's decision to participate in this trade mission was predicated on the success of CCTIA-sponsored meetings in Canada with Chinese government officials and business leaders over the past three months. Most recently, Dr. Shelp, CEO assisted in welcoming senior government officials from Hebei Province (see photos below).

Photos accompanying this announcement are available at

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About Current Water Technologies Inc.

Current Water Technologies is a “Technology Company” applying its patented and proprietary “Electrochemical Technologies” to the treatment of waste water, desalination water and drinking water contaminated by metals or nutrients, i.e., nitrate/ammonia associated with the mining, metal processing, chemical, agricultural, municipal and waste management sectors. Pumptronics Incorporated, a division of the Company, is an integrated pump station manufacturer specializing in custom design and automation.

The common shares trade on Tier ll of the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol “WATR”.

The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:

Dr. Gene S. Shelp, Ph.D., P.Geo.
President and CEO

Tel: (519) 836-6155
Fax: (519) 836-5683
E-mail: gshelp@currentwatertechnologies.com
Web Site: www.currentwatertechnologies.com

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