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Notification regarding COVID-19 infection

July 30, 2021

The Spiber Group (which comprises the Japan-based Spiber Inc., Spiber (Thailand) Ltd., Spiber Holdings America Inc., and Spiber America LLC) has confirmed that one of our team members has contracted COVID-19. 

Infection announced: July 30
Location: Spiber (Thailand) Ltd.
Number of infected team members: 1 person
Infection confirmed: July 24

In cooperation with local health authorities, the Spiber Group has adopted the following measures:
・Submission of all relevant reports and requests for support to said authorities
・Notification of infection status to external collaborators and site visitors
・Identification and early quarantine of team members who had close contact with the infected individual
・Lockdown of premises (for the period indicated by local health authorities)
・Implementation of PCR tests for all team members working at the Thailand location

Moving forward, we intend to redouble our efforts to prevent the spread of COVID-19 by sharing relevant information with and confirming the health status of our team members and any on-site contractors. We will also make public announcements concerning any further developments and our response to these developments as necessary.