KOMSCO commissions ILLIES with the supply of two turnkey passport systems from BW Papersystems
In March ILLIES won the tender of Korea Minting and Security Printing & ID CardOperating Corporation (KOMSCO) for two complete passport systems. The company will supply the Korean manufacturer of security products with two turnkey passports systems of BW Papersystems Stuttgart GmbH – a long-standing technology partner of ILLIES and market leader for passport finishing machinery. One line will be installed at the end of this year, the second in 2020.
Korea Minting and Security Printing & ID Card Operating Corporation(KOMSCO), established in 1951, is the sole currency manufacturer in the Republic of Korea. Its major function is to manufacture banknote, coin, national bond, various securities issued by the government as well as currency safety bond issued by the Bank of Korea, postage stamps, special government certificates and other special printed items. As a high-technology security product manufacturing company, KOMSCO sets a high priority on research and development and represents the innovation and evolution of security technology.