Edinburgh Dragon Trust plc is an investment trust. The Company's objective is to achieve long-term capital growth through investment in the Far East with the exception of Japan and Australasia. The Company's assets are invested in a diversified portfolio of securities in quoted companies spread across a range of industries and economies in the Asia Pacific region, excluding Japan and Australasia. The Company invests in various sectors, including automobiles; aerospace and defense; air freight and logistics; banks; capital markets; chemicals; construction materials; consumer products; diversified telecommunication services; food and staples retailing; food products; household products; industrial conglomerates; insurance; Internet software and services; information technology (IT) services; machinery; multiline retail; pharmaceuticals; real estate management and development; road and rail, and tobacco. Aberdeen Asset Management Asia Limited is the Company's investment manager.