Uster Bestows USTERIZED® Quality Certificates In China

Uster Technologies AG, Switzerland, recently bestowed the first USTERIZED® certificate of quality
on a customer in China. The certificate serves as a seal of quality for yarns tested, inspected and
cleared using Uster products.

Esquel Textile Co. Ltd. CEO Lim Cho Chui received the certificate at a ceremony held during
the recent ShanghaiTex exhibition. Esquel spinning mills Xinjiang Esquel Textile Co. Ltd. and
Turpan Esquel Textile Co. Ltd. both received certification.

July 2005