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First Quality Announces Chinese Plan

December 20, 2010

Line No. 1 to start production in 2012.

First Quality Nonwovens is building a new nonwovens manufacturing facility in China to primarily supply the hygiene and medical markets in China and other Asian countries. Initial plans for the new facility call for two state-of-the-art nonwoven machines. The first line, scheduled to start production in 2012, will be a multi-beam Reifenhauser machine incorporating the latest technology and enabling First Quality to provide premium nonwoven material to the hygiene and medical markets. Details on the second line will be announced in 2011.

First Quality is currently considering three locations for the new facility and will announce its final selection in the first quarter of 2011.

According to the Great Neck, NY-based company, this investment is another demonstration of First Quality’s commitment and dedication in maintaining its leadership position in the nonwovens industry globally, satisfying the desires and demands of the market by providing innovative and high quality products manufactured utilizing the most updated technology.

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