Saint-Gobain expands glassmaking capacity in China with JV

By Davide Ghilotti
Published: Thursday, 12 April 2018

The French glassmaker already operates three production units for automotive glass, and wants to capitalise on growing demand from the automotive sector in Asia.

French multi-commodities group Saint-Gobain has taken a 50% partnership stake in a flat glass production operation with Chinese group JJG, while it strives to expand its presence in the flat glass market in China, with a focus on automotive markets.

It has entered a joint venture (JV) agreement for a...

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