Pilkington Group Limited
-The Company is a global leader in the manufacture of glass and glazing products for the automotive market.
-The Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Nippon Sheet Glass.
|Shareholder||Investment Ratio (%)|
|Nippon Sheet Glass Co. Ltd.||100.0|
-Laminated side-glazing glass
-Tinted glazing glass
-Integrated antenna systems
-Absorbing solar control glass
-Infrared reflective solar control glass
-Heatable glazing glass
-Hydrophobic glazing glass
|1826||Established in 1826 as the St. Helens Crown Glass Co.|
|1894||Became a private limited company under the name Pilkington Brothers Ltd.|
|1970||Became a public company|
|1987||Present name was adopted in July 1987.|
|May 2000||Reached agreement with the Nippon Sheet Glass Group to acquire NSG's interests in its subsidiaries as follows:
-Libbey-Owens-Ford Co. ("LOF"): the acquisition of NSG's 20% shareholding in LOF.
-L-N Safety Glass ("LNS") and L-N of America ("LNA"): the acquisition of NSG's 50% shareholding in LNS and LNA, both affiliates of LOF.
-Pilkington Automotive UK ("Triplex"): the acquisition of NSG's 20% shareholding in Triplex.
|Jun. 2006||Became a wholly-owned subsidiary of Nippon Sheet Glass Co. Ltd.|
Supplemental Information 1
>>>Business report up until FY ended Mar. 31, 2015
Note: A figure in brackets ( ) indicates a loss