Synutra International, Inc. is an infant formula company in China. The Company is principally engaged in production, distribution and sales of dairy based nutritional products under the Shengyuan or Synutra line of brands in the People's Republic of China (China). The Company focuses on selling powdered formula products for infant and adults, which is supplemented by other nutritional products, such as prepared foods and certain nutritional ingredients and supplements. As of September 30, 2014, this network comprised over 700 independent distributors and over 500 independent sub-distributors who sell its products in approximately 23,000 retail outlets. The Company has four reportable segments which are: Powdered formula segment, Foods segment, Nutritional ingredients and supplements segment and Other business segment.