It groups together nearly all the professionals in the card sector, that is to say twenty companies operating in all the sectors of this fast-growing industry :
- Manufacture of media (the plastic card)
- Insertion of microcircuits (the smart card)
- Personalisation (whether bank card or not)
- Manufacturers of personalisation equipment
Who are we?
Smart cards manufacturers and personalisers
The AFPC is an independent association that was born of the need to master all the processes that aim to guarantee the card’s optimum reliability, some of which are at the leading edge of technology.
This industry represents today 35 000 employees worldwide among which 10 000 in France. It has generated more then 7 billions € revenues in 2013.