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UPM Raflatac to Produce RFID Tags in China

Feb. 25, 2008 - UPM Raflatac said that it will begin RFID tag and inlay production in Guangzhou, capital of the Guangdong province in southern China, in the third quarter of 2008.

According to UPM, the new plant will manufacture both high-frequency (HF) and ultra-high frequency (UHF) passive RFID tags and inlays.

The initial RFID tag production capacity of the Guangzhou facility will be 100 million pieces per year and it can easily be scaled up to hundreds of millions of pieces according to market growth, UPM said.

UPM Raflatac currently manufactures RFID tags and inlays in Jyväskylä, Finland and in Fletcher, North Carolina (USA).

SOURCE: UPM




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