Founded in 1956, Inner Mongolia Yili Industrial Group Co. (Yili Group) has been the largest dairy producer in China and ranks first in Asia according to the 2018 Rabobank "Global Dairy Top 20." Yili is the only dairy company to serve both the summer and winter Olympic games. Utilizing technology, Yili aims to build the world's leading R&D and industry-university research cooperation platform for the health food industry. Yili was awarded "China's Best Practices" of achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by the UN Global Compact, the world's largest corporate sustainability initiative in 2017, and ranks third in "Top 50 Most Valuable Food Brands in the World" by Brand Finance in 2019. The group proactively sources high-quality milk from the golden belt area in Asia, Europe, Oceania and the Americas and aims to become the world's most trusted health food provider.