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NSG Sells Non-Current Assets to Finance, Leasing Company

Nippon Sheet Glass Co. Ltd. (NSG) announced it has agreed to the sale of non-current assets in Japan and a lease-back agreement. “For the purpose of the balance sheet enhancement, [NSG] signed a contract of sale of non-current assets and … Continue reading

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NSG Flips Switch in New Vietnam Float Glass Line

The NSG Group’s new ultra-thin glass float line at NSG Vietnam Glass Ltd., which announced its inception in April, was lit up this week for the first time. According to the company, the new line will begin production from the … Continue reading

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NSG Announces Board Changes

The Nippon Sheet Glass Co. Ltd. (NSG) announced that George Olcott is retiring from its board of directors. He has served as an external director of the board since June 2008 and is retiring after completing a six-year term. The … Continue reading

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NSG Reports Increase in Architectural Glass Profit for Second Quarter of Fiscal-Year 2014

The NSG Group has released its financial results for the second quarter of fiscal-year 2014, with positive results for the architectural glass segment. The company reports that its architectural revenue for the quarter totaled $1.2 billion (U.S. dollars) (119.5 billion … Continue reading

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North America Glass Sales Improve in NSG Quarterly Report

Architectural glass sales for Nippon Sheet Glass (NSG) continued to improve in North America, thanks largely to increases in private residential construction, according to the company’s quarterly financial statement released on Thursday. North America, which represents 10 percent of NSG’s … Continue reading

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NSG Reports Challenging Marketing Conditions with Signs of Improvement

The NSG Group reported its 2013 fiscal-year results this week, and company officials note that while “challenging market conditions persist, [there are] signs of improvement in some areas.” The company reports cumulative group revenues of $5.1 billion U.S. (521.3 billion … Continue reading

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UK Exec Visits Pilkington Plant

The United Kingdom’s Minister of State for Climate Change, Gregory Barker, recently visited Pilkington’s Cowley Hill, St. Helens, United Kingdom, plant to see its new off-line glass coating facility. The line began production in November 2012 and is now fully … Continue reading

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