Trützschler Cuts Ribbon At New Shanghai Subsidiary

Trützschler GmbH & Co. KG, Germany, has opened Truetzschler Textile Machinery (Shanghai), the
fifth company subsidiary worldwide, to manufacture high-performance draw frames, cards and blowroom
machinery for the Chinese market.

Trützschler GmbH co-owner Hermann Trützschler and Managing Directors Heinrich Trützschler and
Dr. Ing. Michael Schurenkrr participated in the ribbon-cutting ceremony at the new facility.

February 2003