On November 12, the production base of Glass fiber maker Owens Corning was built and starts the formal operation in Xi’an high-tech zone. The total investment of this project is more than $20 million, and it covers an area of about 40000 square meters. With the international most advanced production technologies and management methods, the base mainly makes the glass cotton products. Using the latest technology, the new generation of energy-saving and heat preservation EcoTouch ™ glass cotton will be produced here. The new production base will bring the most advanced technology and experience from Owens Corning to western market in China.
Now Owens Corning has five production bases of building materials in China, which located in Guangzhou, Tianjin, Shanghai, Nanjing and Xi ‘an. Owens Corning has launched a glass cotton material project in Xi'an, Shaanxi province, with an investment of $20 million as its first step into the western market.
The next few years, future investments from Owen Corning in the west will be placed on expanding capacity as well as on technology innovation. Therefore, it will bring more profits and more quality products to western market in china.