|Hindusthan National Glass & Industries, 6/2013||$60M|
In 1978 Turkey Bottle and Glass Industry Co., Ltd. Founded by Şişecam Community in carrying out activities in the field of flat glass Trakya Cam Sanayi A.Ş., Turkey float glass market, the market leader and pioneer company in our region.
Trakya Cam is performing with the latest technologies of production,
basic glass (float glass, patterned glass, mirror, laminated glass, coated glass, glass for architectural applications), automotive glass windows and other means of transportation, power windows, glass of white goods
showing in the fields of construction, automotive, energy, home appliances, furniture, and provides input for the agricultural sector.
Trakya Cam float line that became operational in 1981, Eastern Europe, the Balkans, the Middle East and North Africa axis, was the first company engaged in the production of modern technology to float. Performs float glass, automotive glass and processed glass with a broad product portfolio investments, and pioneered the development of the flat glass industry in Turkey and in the region.
Trakya Cam-oriented production within the framework of regional leadership and vision, a subsidiary of the identity of Trakya Glass Bulgaria EAD in Bulgaria, the Balkans, the first float line in March 2006 and then commissioned the contours of the mirror and tempered glass. In Bulgaria in the field of automotive glass Glass Plant began operations in July 2010.
Trakya Cam Yenişehir Trakya Cam Sanayi A.Ş. Another subsidiary Bursa Yenişehir started operations in 2007 under the two float glass line and a finish line was commissioned in 2008 at home in the laminated glass line continues to grow rapidly.
Trakya Cam, flat glass production capacity in the world today has reached a total of seven float line 6 In Europe 4 is a great company. Automotive, white goods in the areas of energy and expanding production centers of Europe and the region continues its activities as a supplier of a strong glass. Company net sales in 2011 amounted to $ 751 million with 2,768 employees.
Trakya Cam, a strategic step in 2009, throwing flat glass activities in Egypt and Russia, which is one of the largest players in the industry in the world decided to develop in partnership with Saint-Gobain.
This is part of a joint venture, Trakya Glass, Saint-Gobain 14.87% with a local investor has participated in the project is being carried out. The plant in Egypt was launched in July 2010.
On the other hand, these two strong companies of flat glass industry, glass and automotive glass areas in the Republic of Tatarstan, Russia keep working to make large-scale investments.
Trakya Cam, Sisecam Group, which is today the principles of modern management and industrialization, a high level of institutionalization, and R & D-focused approach to the market by operating in accordance with the ambition to reinforce the power of