3M Expands Solar Manufacturing in China
Hefei is an industrial city situated between the Yangtze and Huaihe rivers in Central China. 3M Materials Technology (Hefei) Co., Ltd. is a continuum of 3M’s global expansion. This investment follows recent solar material expansions in the U.S. (Columbia, MO); Hilden, Germany; and Singapore.
“3M is committed to providing innovative renewable energy solutions to support our customers globally,” said Mike Roman, vice president and general manager of the 3M Renewable Energy Division. “We are excited about the collaboration with Hefei High-Tech Industrial Development Area to help drive this initiative. The state-of-the-art Hefei facility increases our production capacity of 3M’s solar materials portfolio at a location that is close to local customers and at a time when renewable energy is setting a precedent for the future.”
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