Updated worldwide glass market study 2024 available now for flat, container glass and tableware

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Contact Info

Address Vitro, S.A.B. de C.V.
(former PPG Industries Wichita Falls (Glass))
7400 Central Freeway North
US 277 & 281 N
Wichita Falls, TX 76307
Country USA
State Texas

Products or Machinery

The Vitro Architectural Glass plant in Wichita Falls, Texas, manufactures flat glass for use in the residential and commercial markets. Product range includes both Sungate® low-e glass and Solarban® solar control low-e glass, as well as several other products.


Flat Glass products include: SOLARBAN® Solar Control Low-E Glass; SUNGATE® Passive Low-E Glass; CLARVISTA® Shower Glass; Spectrally Selective Tinted Glass; Performance Tinted Glass; STARPHIRE® Ultra-Clear Glass; Subtly Reflective, Color-Enriched Glass; Reflective Glass; INTERCEPT® Warm-Edge Spacer System; SOLARPHIRE® Solar Glass Products


PPG pioneered low-e glass coatings in the 1980s and has spent decades refining its low-e glass products. In fact, PPG holds more patents than any other manufacturer in the glass industry.

Introduced in 1992, PPG's Intercept “Warm-Edge” Spacers have become the industry’s most trusted and proven spacer system, used on more than 600 million windows in North America.