AGC Erects First Glass Manufacturing Facilty
The facility in Guaratinguetá, which is scheduled to begin operations starting in 2013, will manufacture architectural and automotive glass. By 2016, the facility is expected to have a workforce of approximately 500 people most of who will be hired locally. By then, the production capacity is expected to reach 220000 t of construction glass per year. The facility is also expected to produce automotive glass for 500000 vehicles per year also by 2016 (4/2012).