Volume 42, Issue 10 - October 2007
DFI Signs License in Vietnam
Through the end of 2005, Vietnam’s growth rate exceeded that of Thailand, Malaysia, Taiwan, South Korea and India. “Vietnam is growing at a very fast pace and its current trade openness creates a good timing for the introduction of our innovative nanotechnology, along with all upcoming products we have in our [research and development] portfolio; we are very pleased with this strategic alliance for Vietnam,” says Guillermo Seta, executive director of DFI global operations.
DFI also announced the execution of sales representation agreements with Aronoff and Associates, a manufacturers’ representative organization in the Mid-Atlantic region servicing the glass and glazing industry, and De Gorter Inc., a supplier of glass processing equipment. Aronoff and Associates will serve as DFI’s sales representative in Virginia, Maryland, New Jersey, Delaware, the District of Columbia and eastern Pennsylvania, while De Gorter Inc. will represent DFI in North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Georgia, Florida, northern California and Puerto Rico. www.diamonfusion.com
Xinyi Photovoltaic Glass Production Line Begins Operation
“The inauguration of this production line marks the optimization of the group’s product structure and another major step forward in the group advance into the energy saving and environmentally-friendly glass market,” says Lee Yin Yee, chairman of Xinyi Glass. www.xinyiglass.com
Pilkington Denmark Acquires Glass Processing Company
The firm’s operations and nine employees have transferred to Pilkington’s Glostrup site.