Epson has invested around 200 milion yen in the new line, which can produce roughly 1,000 tons of amorphous alloy powder per year. The new line approximately triples Epson Atmix's amorphous alloy powder production capacity to approximately 1,500 tons per year.

The company can now meet increasing market demand driven by end products such as smartphones and potential demand from the automotive industry, as well as facilitating R&D into new materials.