First Quality Nonwovens to Build New Plant in Wuxi, China

April 20, 2011 - First Quality Nonwovens said that it has selected the city of Wuxi, in Jiangsu province, China, to build a nonwoven manufacturing facility. The new plant will primarily supply the Chinese domestic market and Asia.

Plans for the Wuxi facility include the installation of two state-of-the-art nonwoven machines.

The first line, scheduled to start production in the second half of 2012, will be a multi-beam Reifenhauser machine that will produce premium nonwoven material for the hygiene and medical markets.

Details on the installation and start up of the second production line will be announced later in 2011, First Quality said.

SOURCE: First Quality Nonwovens, Inc.