About us


Chint Shield offer a complete low voltage electrical solution for domestic, commercial and industrial installations, with many products designed, manufactured and assembled in the UK.  Continuous investment in quality people has allowed Chint Shield to develop a strong commercial and technical team, capable of supporting the needs of its growing customer base from its location just south of Manchester.

Today’s product offering includes industrial/commercial switchgear, energy distribution solutions and wiring accessories all carrying 3rd party approval.  Markets served include energy distribution, control and automation, telecommunications and green energy solutions including battery storage, smart metering, photovoltaic generation, EV charging equipment etc.

The Stockport distribution centre has a substantial stock holding enabling goods to be delivered anywhere in the UK the next working day.  Commercial and technical support staff working closely with end users and over 3000 distributors is the only way to ensure customers receive the local service and support they deserve.

Chint Shield’s growth strategy is to work ever closer with customers to provide the optimum ‘solution’ to their needs, not just to supply the components, but to offer a ‘complete solution’.

Green Energy Solutions Provider

The company is one of the largest clean energy (solar) suppliers and energy efficient management solution providers offering the most complete product range.

Every year 3% of turnover is invested in R&D so as to ensure that Chint maintains its enviable position by investing in products such as green energy distribution, controls for electric vehicles, home automation and many other products for “Tomorrows World”.

Global Company

Chint continues to develop factories across the world, China, Germany, Spain, Malaysia to name just a few.

  • Formed in 1984 by Mr Cunhui Nan.
  • A sales figure of $11 Billion last year.
  • 30,000 Worldwide employees.
  • A distribution network covering 147 countries.