Haier Group is a Chinese company that makes home appliances such as air conditioners, refrigerators, and microwave ovens. As of 2014, based on statistics from Euromonitor International, for five years in a row, Haier has held the number one spot globally as a home appliance brand.
Since its founding in 1984, Haier has transformed itself to become one of the top home appliance brands in the world. In 2013, the company's global revenue reached USD 29.5 billion, and its profit was USD 1.76 billion. Haier has its headquarters in Qingdao, Shandong, China, but it has production facilities in Indonesia, the Philippines and Malaysia.