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Net Worth:
$1 Billion
Jan 1, 1913 - Jun 3, 2009 (96 years old)
Panyu District
Hong Kong
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What is Yan Cheung's Net Worth?

Yan Cheung is a Chinese entrepreneur who has a net worth of $1 billion. Yan Cheung was born in Shaoguan, Guangdong, China in 1957. She is one of the richest people in China. Cheung is the founder and director of her family company Nine Dragons Paper Holding Limited. The company buys scrap paper from the United States and uses it for mainly cardboard boxes.

Nine Dragons is the biggest paper maker in China. Cheung was the first woman to top the richest people in China list in 2006. She was also listed as the richest self-made woman in the world. Her father was a lieutenant in the Red Army. Yan Cheung opened a paper trading company in 1985 in Hong Kong and moved to Los Angeles, California in 1990.

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