Railway Glass Made by AGC Asahi Glass Adopted for New Sleeper Train - “Twilight Express Mizukaze”

AGC Asahi Glass, a world-leading manufacturer of glass, chemicals and high-tech materials, announced today railway glass has been adopted for the “Twilight Express Mizukaze” (“Mizukaze”), which West Japan Railway Company (Headquarters: Osaka; President: Tatsuo Kijima) began operating on June 17.

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Railway Glass Made by AGC Asahi Glass Adopted for New Sleeper Train - “Twilight Express Mizukaze”

AGC Begins Mass Production of 3D Curved Cover Glass for Car-Mounted Displays

AGC Asahi Glass (AGC), a world-leading manufacturer of glass, chemicals and high-tech materials, today announced it has started mass production of 3D curved cover glass for car-mounted displays at its Keihin Plant (Yokohama, Kanagawa prefecture) for the first time ever1.

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AGC Begins Mass Production of 3D Curved Cover Glass for Car-Mounted Displays

AGC Asahi Glass WONDERLITE™ Adopted for Luxury Train, "Train Suite Shiki-shima"

Tokyo, May 1, 2017– AGC Asahi Glass, a world-leading manufacturer of glass, chemicals and high-tech materials,
announced today its light control glass, WONDERLITE™, has been adopted for JR East luxury sleeper train, Train
Suite Shiki-shima ("Shiki-shima"), which began service on May 1.

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AGC Asahi Glass WONDERLITE™ Adopted for Luxury Train,

AGC Automotive Induver Morocco lays foundation stone for its automotive glass plant in Kenitra (Morocco)

The foundation stone for the new automotive glass production plant being built for AGC Automotive Induver Morocco was laid on Wednesday 15 March in the presence of the Moroccan minister of Industry and Commerce, Mr. Moulay Hafid Elalamy, together with many other personalities from the worlds of politics, industry and the media.

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AGC Automotive Induver Morocco lays foundation stone for its automotive glass plant in Kenitra (Morocco)

New website for AGC Automotive, the largest automotive glassmaker in the world

The largest automotive glassmaker in the world has just launched its new website, www.agc-automotive.com, designed to showcase the innovative power of AGC on the world market for automotive glass

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New website for AGC Automotive, the largest automotive glassmaker in the world

AGC Automotive Europe launches ultra-dark grey glass on the market

AGC Automotive Europe has introduced its darkest grey glass to date, intended primarily for car roofs and rear windows. This glass affords greater privacy and thermal comfort (solar protection) for the vehicle occupants and thus also reduces the need for air conditioning.

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AGC Automotive Europe launches ultra-dark grey glass on the market

AGC to Establish First Automotive Glass Production Base in North Africa

AGC Asahi Glass announces that AGC Automotive Europe, a member of the AGC Group, has reached a basic agreement with Induver Holding, a glass manufacturer in Morocco.

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AGC to Establish First Automotive Glass Production Base in North Africa

AGC to Expand Supply System of Cover Glass for Car-mounted Displays

As the industry’s pioneer, AGC is responding to strong demand

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AGC to Expand Supply System of Cover Glass for Car-mounted Displays

AGC to Build a Second Float Glass Production Plant in Brazil

This investment will increase AGC’s glass production capacity in Brazil to 2.4 times the current level

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AGC to Build a Second Float Glass Production Plant in Brazil

AGC Changes Name of Production Subsidiary in Suzhou, China

Accelerating integration of operations of three automotive glass production bases in China

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AGC Changes Name of Production Subsidiary in Suzhou, China

AGC Earns The Skin Cancer Foundation’s Seal of Recommendation for Automotive Windows in All Directions for the First Time in the World

With the Seal of Recommendation Earned for UV Verre Premium Privashield™in December 2015

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AGC Earns The Skin Cancer Foundation’s Seal of Recommendation for Automotive Windows in All Directions for the First Time in the World

World’s first All-around 99% UV Cut! AGC Launches UV Verre Premium Privashield

AGC announced the launch of UV Verre Premium Privashield™

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World’s first All-around 99% UV Cut! AGC Launches UV Verre Premium Privashield

AGC Acquires NordGlass Poland, Active in Automotive Replacement Glass

AGC announced today that, in order to consolidate its ARG activity in Europe, AGC is acquiring the NordGlass company (Poland) from Polish Enterprise Fund VI (PEF VI), a private equity fund managed by Enterprise Investors through AGC Automotive Europe.

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AGC Acquires NordGlass Poland, Active in Automotive Replacement Glass

AGC’s Glass Used for All Vehicles of New Hokuriku Shinkansen Line

AGC announces that its safety glass for railroad cars is installed in all vehicles of the Hokuriku Shinkansen Line, which started operation in Japan on March 14, 2015. In addition to the safety glass, all other glass components used in the vehicles have also been supplied by AGC.

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AGC’s Glass Used for All Vehicles of New Hokuriku Shinkansen Line

AGC Becomes Official Sponsor of Japan Pavilion at EXPO Milano 2015

AGC announces that it has become an official sponsor of the Japan Pavilion at the EXPO Milano 2015.

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AGC Becomes Official Sponsor of Japan Pavilion at EXPO Milano 2015

AGC to Have Exhibit at “Milan Design Week”, World’s Largest Design Festival, for First Time

Asahi Glass Company (AGC), a world-leading manufacturer of glass, chemicals and high-tech materials, announced today that, this year, AGC will have an exhibition booth at “Milan Design Week”, the world’s largest design festival held every April in Milan, for the first time.

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AGC to Have Exhibit at “Milan Design Week”, World’s Largest Design Festival, for First Time

AGC’s Global Branding Project for the World’s First Glass Bench Roof Wins the Grand Prize in the Corporate Communications Category of the PR Award Grand Prix

AGC is pleased to announce that its global branding project for the world’s first glass bench roof received the grand prize in the Corporate Communication category of the 2014 PR Award Grand Prix, sponsored by the Public Relations Society of Japan.

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AGC’s Global Branding Project for the World’s First Glass Bench Roof Wins the Grand Prize in the Corporate Communications Category of the PR Award Grand Prix

AGC’s Light Control Glass WONDERLITE™ Selected for Panoramic Glass Roof on European Luxury Car

Large-sized light control glass, with special coating applied, provides increased comfort and energy savings

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AGC’s Light Control Glass WONDERLITE™ Selected for Panoramic Glass Roof on European Luxury Car

AGC holds Groundbreaking Ceremony at New Automotive Glass Plant in Mexico.

On June 6, AGC held a groundbreaking ceremony for a new automotive glass plant of AGC Automotive Mexico S.A. de C.V. located in Villa de Reyes, San Luis Potosí, Mexico.

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AGC holds Groundbreaking Ceremony at New Automotive Glass Plant in Mexico.

AGC Succeeds in Rolling SPOOLTM, a 0.05 mm-thick Sheet Glass.

Resulting in a 1,150 mm-wide, 100 m-long roll of the world’s thinnest float glass

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AGC Succeeds in Rolling SPOOLTM, a 0.05 mm-thick Sheet Glass.

AGC’s Dragontrail™Selected by 37 Electronic Device Brands

Lineup to be enhanced soon with new Dragontrail™ X

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AGC’s Dragontrail™Selected by 37 Electronic Device Brands