• 1980. Huaming Optical was established, producing mineral lenses.
• 1985. Supplies mineral photochromic lenses to China domestic market.
• 1992. Exports mineral lenses to Europe.
• 1995. Launches mineral multicoated lenses.
• 2000. Begins plastic lens production.
• 2006. Starts a new RX lab to produce proprietary FreeForm lenses.
• 2011. Sets up a second production base in Danyang. Huaming opens a European office to strengthen its sales operations in Europe.