CITME Technology: Groz-Beckert KG

Germany-based Groz-Beckert KG now handles its activities in China through its subsidiary Sinotech
Asia Ltd., which has offices in Beijing, Shanghai and Shenzhen.

At CITME, Groz-Beckert will showcase knitting machine needles and system parts including the new
litespeed® needle for high-speed, large-diameter knitting machines. The company also will highlight
its new Optiloop® Coating for increased wear resistance in the loop-forming area.

September/October 2006