Glass Industry News


, AGC Flat Glass Russia

OJSC AG Bor Glass Glass Plant (BSZ, Nizhny Novgorod Region) has concluded an agreement with Klaas LLC (Krasnodar branch of the German concern Claas, a manufacturer of agricultural machinery) on the production of glazing elements for the cabin of a Tucano combine harvester. The amount of the contract is not called.

According to Claas, debugging of existing lines for the production of such bulky glass has already begun at the Borsky factory. The first pilot batch will go to Krasnodar in April for test trials.

Serial deliveries are scheduled to begin in September 2020. The volume of glass produced should fully satisfy the needs of production. It is noted that now Claas produces three to four combines per day.

The release of a new product at the Borsky Zavod is planned as part of a special investment contract (SPIC) for the localization of production, signed with Claas in 2016.

According to "SPARK-Interfax", JSC "AGC Borsky glass factory" was registered in 1992 in Bor, Nizhny Novgorod region. The authorized capital is 419 million rubles. The main activity is the formation and processing of flat glass. The general director of the enterprise is Sergey Knyazev. 85.2% of the shares are owned by AGC Europe (Belgium), another 8.6% are owned by the Manara Holding GMBN (Austria). The parent company is AGC INC (Japan). At the end of 2018, with revenue of 9.65 billion rubles. The company's profit amounted to 1.83 billion rubles.

, © AGC Flat Glass Russia

News material on the Site is copyright and belongs to the Company or to its third party news provider, and all rights are reserved. Any User who accesses such material may do so only for its own personal use, and the use of such material is at the sole risk of the User. Redistribution or other commercial exploitation of such news material is expressly prohibited. Where such news material is provided by a third party, each User agrees to observe and be bound by the specific terms of use applying to such news material. We do not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any of the info contained in any news or external websites referred to in the news.

Should the content or the design of these sites violate third parties rights or legal prescriptions, we kindly ask you to send us a respective message without invoice or cost. We guarantee that passages where the claim is considered as justified will be removed immediately, without any necessity to involve any lawyer into this issue. We will reject any claim caused by submission of a honorary note in this regard without any prior contact and confirmation of the issueby us and we reserve the right ssue counter claim ourselves because of violation of aforesaid conditions.

Info Grid

Glass studies

Updated worldwide glass study 2021

Updated hollow glass study 2021

Request more information

Updated float glass study 2021

Request more information

Further glass market studies

Request more information

Company Profile

Updated worldwide glass market study 2021 available now for flat, container glass and tableware

We have updated our international studies on flat glass, container glass and tableware for 2021.

This unique software provides a global overview about glass producers and technical details. Easy to use and clear tables summarize information and data about glass makers such as: Glass types: flat glass, container glass, tableware, production capacities in regions and countries, number of furnaces, furnace types, year of construction, glass types and sub-types, products, project information, special news and downloads.

Further databases supplying demoscopic data and import and export data complete the market survey. Based on these data, prepare individual country profiles with information about local production capacities, local market sizes and expected demand in the future.

Request your offer via

Updated Hollow glass study 2021


Updated Float glass study 2021


Further glass studies and reports 2021