Manufactures flat glass, electronic materials, chemical products and ceramics
Asahi Glass Co., Ltd. engages in the manufacture and sale of glass, electronic materials, and chemicals.
Its operations are carried out through the following segments: Glass, Electronics, and Chemicals.
The Glass segment provides security glass, fire-resistant glass, heat insulating glass, and automotive glass.
The Electronics segment offers glass for display panels, optical thin film products, opto-electronic materials, synthetic quartz products, semiconductor components, and lighting products.
The Chemicals segment deals with chlor-alkali and urethane products, water and oil repellents, solvents, gases, and specialty chemicals. The company was founded by Toshiya Iwasaki on September 8, 1907 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.