Asia Publishing New Zealand acts as a publishing consultant for New Zealand publishers seeking to access the huge and diverse market in China. Liang Hou, the company's director, has over 12 years' experience running his own publishing company in Beijing and has a wealth of knowledge of the Chinese market and how it operates. In addition to providing consultancy services, Ling is interested in acquiring rights to New Zealand titles and managing the whole publishing process from here in New Zealand. Areas of special interest include children's picture books, junior and young adult fiction.
Mykiwi Publishing publishes and promotes New Zealand Chinese writers, bilingual language and Chinese perspectives in literature. Mykiwi are the specialist in delivering New Zealand authors' books in Chinese to over 1.3 billion people in China to enjoy New Zealand literature. Aiming to build a bridge between China and New Zealand in producing quality, innovative books, Mykiwi Publishing has made a number of publishing agreements with New Zealand local Chinese authors to publish their works in New Zealand and China.
In addition, Mykiwi Publishing is also an agent for book copyright trading. They have built wide relationships with more than 1,000 press and publishing houses in mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan, and intend to build on copyright trade between New Zealand and China.