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Data on Pattern Paper of Medical Isolation Gowns to be Provided

- Part of the efforts for preventing expansion of the novel coronavirus disease -

April 17, 2020

As part of its efforts for preventing expansion of the novel coronavirus disease, the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) requested Teijin Frontier Co., Ltd. to publicize its data on the pattern paper of medical isolation gowns free of charge for the purpose of further manufacturing such gowns, of which people involved in medical practices are facing a shortage, and the company decided to provide the data for free. This provision will help domestic sewing companies and other businesses that have no experience in manufacturing such gowns to embark on production of them.

1. Overview

For preventing expansion of the novel coronavirus disease, METI has been tackling imports of medical isolation gowns, of which people involved in medical practices are facing a shortage, expansion of domestic production thereof and other efforts in order to secure the number of such gowns to satisfy the demands of such people. As part of these efforts, METI requested Teijin Frontier Co., Ltd. to provide its data on the pattern paper of medical isolation gowns to third parties for the purpose of fortifying the system in which domestic sewing companies and other businesses that have no experience in manufacturing such gowns are able to embark on production of them. In response, the company agreed with the request and decided to provide the data free of charge.

2. How to access the data on the pattern paper

Visit the website of the company below.

Division in Charge

Lifestyle Industries Division, Manufacturing Industries Bureau