January 9, 2008 -- API Nanotronics Corp. (OTCBB: APIO) ("API") (the "Company"), a leading supplier of electronic components and nanotechnology research and development to the defense and communications sectors, today announced record orders totaling over $2.6 million for the month of December 2007.
New orders were very strong across the Company's product categories and more than 150% higher than the previous year's monthly total of $976,000. The new orders include over $1.1 million at the Company's Filtran division, 100% higher than December 2006. Filtran excels in designing and manufacturing specialty magnetic products incorporating the most up-to-date engineering designs for the world's leading communications companies.
Phillip DeZwirek, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of API Nanotronics Inc., said, "We are pleased with the strength of the orders received in December 2007. We are seeing strong demand for our traditional product lines and increased interest and order flow around our new products and engineering capabilities."
About API Nanotronics Corp.
API Nanotronics Corp., through its wholly owned subsidiaries API Electronics Inc., National Hybrid Inc., Filtran Group, TM Systems, Keytronics and API Nanofabrication Corporation, is engaged in the manufacture of electronic components and systems for the defense and communications industries. API is also developing a leadership position in the R&D and manufacture of nanotechnology and MEMS products. With a growing list of blue chip customers, including Honeywell/Allied Signal, General Dynamics, Lockheed Martin, and numerous other top technology-based firms around the world, API regularly ships products to clients in more than 34 countries. API owns state-of-the-art manufacturing and technology centers in New York, New Jersey, Florida and Ontario, Canada and has manufacturing capabilities in China and a distribution center in Britain. API Nanotronics trades on the OTC Bulletin Board under the symbol APIO. For further information, please visit the company website at www.apinanotronics.com.
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