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AGC (formerly known as Asahi Glass Co.) is a supplier of glass, electronics, chemicals, and ceramics. It develops, produces, and markets flat, automotive, and display glass, chemicals, and other high-tech materials and components. The company serves customers across a range of industries, including construction and social infrastructure, transportation, life science, consumer products, displays and optical equipment, and industrial materials.
HQTokyo, JP
Employee Ratings3.5

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)56,200(+4%)
Revenue (FY, 2018)¥1.5 T(+5%)
Share Price (Nov 2021)¥5.7 K
Cybersecurity ratingCMore
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Key People/Management at AGC

Takuya Shimamura

Takuya Shimamura

Representative Director, Chairman
Yoshinori Hirai

Yoshinori Hirai

Representative Director, President & CEO
Shinji Miyaji

Shinji Miyaji

Representative Director & Executive Vice President
Hideyuki Kurata

Hideyuki Kurata

Yasuchika Hasegawa

Yasuchika Hasegawa

Hiroyuki Yanagi

Hiroyuki Yanagi

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AGC Office Locations

AGC has offices in Tokyo, Chiba, Chigasaki, Chita and in 61 other locations
Tokyo, JP (HQ)
Shin-Marunouchi Bldg. 1-5-1 , Marunouchi Chiyoda-ku
Chiba, JP
WBG MARIVE WEST 19F, 2-6-1 Nakase, Mihama-ku
Chigasaki, JP
3-2-10, Kanagawa
Chita, JP
1, Asahi, Taketoyo-cho
Fukuoka, JP
3-22-28,Morooka, Hakata-ku
Kawasaki, JP
Cube Kawasaki BLDG. 1F, 1-14, Nisshin-cho
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AGC Financials and Metrics

AGC Revenue

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AGC's revenue was reported to be ¥1.52 t in FY, 2018 which is a 4.1% increase from the previous period.

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AGC's current market capitalization is ¥1.3 t.
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AGC Operating Metrics

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AGC Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
CMC BiologicsDecember 20, 2016
BIOMEVA GmbHSeptember 06, 2016
AGC Amenitech Co., Ltd.
AGC America, Inc.
AGC Asia Pacific (India) Pvt. Ltd.
AGC Asia Pacific Pte., Ltd.
AGC Automotive Americas Co.
AGC Automotive Americas R&D, Inc.
AGC Automotive California, Inc.
AGC Automotive Canada, Inc.
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AGC Revenue Breakdown

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AGC revenue breakdown by business segment: 49.7% from Glass, 16.4% from Electronics, 31.7% from Chemicals and 2.3% from Other

AGC revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 10.9% from Americas, 23.0% from Europe and 66.0% from Japan and Asia

AGC Cybersecurity Score

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AGC Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

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AGC News and Updates

Crystal Bourbeau joins AGC as president of worldwide sales and distribution

Indie content company AGC Studios has tapped industry veteran Crystal Bourbeau to be its new president of worldwide sales and distribution.

真鍋淑郎博士 ノーベル物理学賞受賞にあたっての祝辞



AGC(AGC株式会社、本社:東京、社長:平井良典)が参加する世界省エネルギー等ビジネス推進協議会が提案したMethodology for achieving non-residential zero-energy buildings (非住宅のゼロエネルギービルを実現するための方法論)が、ISO*1において技術仕様書TS23764として承認され、2021年9月24日に発行されました。この技術仕様書の発行をきっかけとして、今後世界各国においてZEB*2が普及し、地球規模での温室効果ガス削減が進むことが期待されます。

横浜発 産学公民連携基盤「横浜未来機構」に参画

AGC株式会社(社長:平井良典)は、世界に貢献するイノベーションを生み出すことを目的とした、産学公民連携基盤「横浜未来機構」(会長:横浜国立大学学長 梅原出)の設立に伴い、その参画を決定しました。本年6月にオープンした研究開発拠点「AGC横浜テクニカルセンター」を活用し、横浜発のイノベーション創出を目指します。

AGC Glass Europe to close one float furnace at Boussois, France

One of the two float furnaces at AGC Glass Europe's site in Boussois, France will be closed. The flat glass manufacturer said the furnace had been on hot hold since April 1 as a result of the decline in glass demand due to the coronavirus.

AGC's Curved Large Cover Glass for Car-mounted Displays Used in New 2021 Cadillac Escalade

AGC Inc., based in Tokyo, has announced that its curved large cover glass for car-mounted displays has been used in Cadillac's Luxury SUV, the new 2021 Escalade model.
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AGC Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was AGC founded?

    AGC was founded in 1907.

  • Who are AGC key executives?

    AGC's key executives are Takuya Shimamura, Yoshinori Hirai and Shinji Miyaji.

  • How many employees does AGC have?

    AGC has 56,200 employees.

  • What is AGC revenue?

    Latest AGC annual revenue is ¥1.5 t.

  • What is AGC revenue per employee?

    Latest AGC revenue per employee is ¥27.1 m.

  • Who are AGC competitors?

    Competitors of AGC include Corning, Saint-Gobain and LG Chem.

  • Where is AGC headquarters?

    AGC headquarters is located at Shin-Marunouchi Bldg. 1-5-1 , Marunouchi Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo.

  • Where are AGC offices?

    AGC has offices in Tokyo, Chiba, Chigasaki, Chita and in 61 other locations.

  • How many offices does AGC have?

    AGC has 79 offices.