Bayin Resources was founded in 2004, through management buyout of Pechiney Far East Limited – the biggest base metals trading hub of Pechiney in Far East Asia. Barclays Bank Plc was invited to be the strategic shareholder of Bayin Resources, and provide financial and management support to the Company. Barclays is acknowledged to be one of the top three players in the major commodity asset classes, and remains at the forefront of the industry. Bayin Resources is a privately held commodities trading company, controlled by its management and directors. Private ownership enables Bayin Resources to make rapid decisions, as well as to take long term views on new markets and opportunities.

Bayin Resources operates from three regional offices in Hong Kong, Shanghai and Shenzhen, to provide expert and professional services to valuable customers.