Exhibit 99.1


Pingtan Marine Enterprise Schedules 2017 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Financial Results and Conference Call on March 15, 2018

FUZHOU, China, March 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Pingtan Marine Enterprise Ltd. (Nasdaq: PME), ("Pingtan," or the "Company"), an integrated marine services company in the People's Republic of China (PRC), announced today that it expects to release its financial results for the fourth quarter and year-ended December 31, 2017, after the market closes on Wednesday, March 14, 2018 and will conduct its quarterly conference call to discuss these results at 8:30 a.m. ET on Thursday, March 15, 2018.


Conference Call Details
Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 8:30 a.m. ET.
Participant Dial-In Numbers:
(United States): 877-407-0310
(International): 201-493-6786



To listen to the live webcast, please go to http://www.ptmarine.com and click on the conference call link at the top of the page, or go to: http://ptmarine.equisolvewebcast.com/q4-2017. This webcast will be archived and accessible through the Company's website for approximately 30 days following the call.

About Pingtan

Pingtan is a global fishing company engaging in ocean fishing through its subsidiary, Fujian Provincial Pingtan County Ocean Fishing Group Co., Ltd., or Pingtan Fishing.

Roy Yu
Chief Financial Officer
Pingtan Marine Enterprise Ltd.
Tel: +86 591 87271753




Johnny Zhang
IR Manager
Pingtan Marine Enterprise Ltd.
Tel: +86 591 8727 1753

Maggie Li
IR Deputy Manager
Pingtan Marine Enterprise Ltd.
Tel: +86 591 8727 1753

The Equity Group Inc.
Adam Prior, Senior Vice President
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In China
Katherine Yao, Senior Associate
Tel: +86 10 6587 6435