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Gulf Resources announces the commencement of production at factories # Subdivision of Factory 1 and #7

SHOUGUANG, China, April 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gulf Resources, Inc. (NASDAQ: GURE) ("Gulf Resources" or the "Company"), a leading manufacturer of bromine, crude salt and specialty chemical products in China, today announced that factories #Subdivision of Factory No. 1 and #7 ( the combination of Factory #5 and #7) have begun production.

On April 2, 2019, Gulf Resources announced that these two factories had been approved for reopening and that it expected to begin operations “within this week or next week.” The Company is pleased to have met the timeline to which the Company committed.  

Mr. Liu Xiaobin, the CEO of Gulf Resources stated, “We are very happy to begin production at these two factories. As we have noted, bromine remains at record high prices in China. We look forward to generating revenues and profits from these factories, while we continue to work to get our next factories approved for operation.

About Gulf Resources, Inc.

Gulf Resources, Inc. operates through three wholly-owned subsidiaries, Shouguang City Haoyuan Chemical Company Limited (“SCHC”), Shouguang Yuxin Chemical Industry Co., Limited (“SYCI”), and Daying County Haoyuan Chemical Company Limited (“DCHC”). The Company believes that it is one of the largest producers of bromine in China. Elemental Bromine is used to manufacture a wide variety of compounds utilized in industry and agriculture. Through SYCI, the Company manufactures chemical products utilized in a variety of applications, including oil and gas field explorations and papermaking chemical agents, and materials for human and animal antibiotics. DCHC was established to further explore and develop natural gas and brine resources (including bromine and crude salt) in China. For more information, visit www.gulfresourcesinc.com.

Forward-Looking Statements

Certain statements in this news release contain forward-looking information about Gulf Resources and its subsidiaries business and products within the meaning of Rule 175 under the Securities Act of 1933 and Rule 3b-6 under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and are subject to the safe harbor created by those rules. The actual results may differ materially depending on a number of risk factors including, but not limited to, the general economic and business conditions in the PRC, future product development and production capabilities, shipments to end customers, market acceptance of new and existing products, additional competition from existing and new competitors for bromine and other oilfield and power production chemicals, changes in technology, the ability to make future bromine asset purchases, and various other factors beyond its control. All forward-looking statements are expressly qualified in their entirety by this Cautionary Statement and the risks factors detailed in the company's reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Gulf Resources undertakes no duty to revise or update any forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date of this release.

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  Director of Investor Relations
   
  Helen Xu
   
  beishengrong@vip.163.com