AMPS Ltd strive to offer our customers a quality service

Our aim is to supply all customers with a level of service which we can be proud of and our customers can rely on.

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Worldwide manufacturers and distributors of magnetic pigment

AMPS is the worldwide distribution centre for MUE Industry in South Korea offering a range of MBFC barium ferrite powders for the ink making and coating industries. Our factory is located near Busan which allows us to easily distribute our MBFC pigments around the world. Our MBFC pigments are used for producing magnetic inks and slurries for coating of security documents. Typical uses would be in the production of credit or debit cards, mass transit cards or for entry/exit to secure premises.

AMPS also distributes magnetic pigments for our partners in China. Our manufacturing site is near Quingdao.

AMPS Ltd distributes Infra Red absorbing pigments and inks. These products are used as a security feature on credit and debit cards. The importance of the IR absorbing ink is its transparency when coated. AMPS Ltd offers the most transparent ink product currently available.

Standard products:
· Toner pigment
· Toner resin
· Carbon blacks (for replacing CCA’s in toner production)
· Magnetic pigment (coercivities from 300 Oe to 4000 Oe)
· Magnetic Inks (coercivities from 300 Oe to 4000 Oe in solvent or water)
· Security inks for plastic cards
· Infra-red Inks and dyes for plastic cards
· Oxygen absorbers (ferrous and non-ferrous)

  • UK
  • Germany
  • France
  • Spain
  • Slovenia
  • Moscow
  • Australia
  • S. Africa
  • S. America – Argentina
  • N. America – Chicago

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  • Bank notes
  • Magnetic tape
  • Travel cards
  • Air traffic boarding pass
  • Train and boat tickets
  • Car park tickets
  • Motorway toll tickets
  • Access cards
  • Vending cards
  • Cosmetics
AMPS offer products to the coating and ink making markets. These products are made to the highest quality. Currently we can offer:
  • Gamma iron oxides
  • Cobalt gamma iron oxides
  • Strontium ferrites
  • Other “doped” oxides
  • Barium Ferrite

We offer magnetic iron oxides from low coercivity up to 4000 Oe and beyond and manufacture “bespoke” products with specific magnetic properties where standard products are not quite suitable.

We offer this service to all our customers.

Consultants

Between the AMPS team, we have over 70 years of experience in the magnetic formulations, coating and striping industries. Our experience covers the following areas:

  • Formulations for rail and road network, bank note security threads and other secure printing applications
  • Magnetic tape production for applications like air traffic boarding passes, mass transit tickets, aircraft “black box” applications, passport and other secure documents.
  • Technical advice and support for the printing industry using magnetic slurries or inks.
  • Marketing information specific to our industry.

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AMPS are distributors for:

As well as distributing for these companies, AMPS also manufactures and distributes magnetic iron oxide. We manufacture these pigments in Kimhae, S.Korea near Busan port. Here we produce our range of MBFC Barium ferrite powders used for producing magnetic inks and slurries for coating of security documents. Typical uses would be in the production of credit or debit cards, mass transit cards or for entry/exit to secure premises.

AMPS Ltd are also a supplier of Infra Red absorbing pigments or inks. These products are used in the production of credit/debit cards as a security feature. The importance of the IR absorbing ink is its transparency when coated. AMPS Ltd offers the most transparent ink product currently available.

Also, we are developing a tri party agreement between AMPS, Xingzhonji and Polyton to offer black and colour toner manufacturers (people like Xerox, Xeikon, Canon etc) different alternatives to their current suppliers. So, where possible we encourage relationships to exist or begin between manufacturers.