PGW and Jinjing to Build New Automotive Glass Facility in China

Pittsburgh Glass Works (PGW) and joint venture partner Jinjing, China, plan to build a new automotive glass manufacturing facility utilizing existing float glass capacity in Zibo, China. The facility will serve automotive OEM customers in the country.

The site is located in Shandong Province near Jinan, China, which is a high-technology manufacturing center offering an educated workforce, easy transportation access, and closeness to customers, according to officials.

Groundbreaking is planned for mid February 2014, with production expected to begin in mid 2015. The new facility will have automotive glass capacity for 2 million units and employ more than 350 workers.

This article is from glassBYTEs™, the free e-newsletter that covers the latest auto glass industry news. Click HERE to sign up—there is no charge. Interested in a deeper dive? Free subscriptions to Auto Glass Repair and Replacement (AGRR) magazine in print or digital format are available. Subscribe at no charge HERE.

This entry was posted in glassBYTEs Original Story and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

1 Response to PGW and Jinjing to Build New Automotive Glass Facility in China

  1. Pingback: China Glazing Company Receives a DOT Number |

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *