Procurement Policy

Procurement policy and field, etc. of AGC is published.

Recruitment of new business partners

AGC Group is collecting information on suppliers and business partners with superior technical capabilities and cost competitiveness from the global market.

The items subject to inquiry are as follows.

Category Item
Raw Materials for glass Silica sand, soda ash, alumina, feldspar, calcia, magnesia, dolomite, strontium compound, barium compound, boron compound, titania, zirconia, lithia, rare earths, non-ferrous metals, cullet (glass scraps)
Raw materials for chemicals Potassium chloride, fluorite, limes (calcium carbonate, quicklime, slaked lime), polycarbonate resin, vinyl ethers, phosphoric acid compounds
Energy Renewable energy
Parts & materials - Common to all businesses: Glass interleaving paper, iron containers for glass (pallets), wooden pallets, plastic pallets, drums, plastic drums, recycled iron drums

- For double glazing for construction: Sealant, desiccant, aluminum spacer, plastic spacer

- For automotive glass: Exterior parts (resin injection, extrusion molding, metal press molding, R/F molding, rubber extrusion, injection molding, etc.), electronic parts for antennas, interlayer film for laminated glass

- For electronic glass: Edging wheels for glass, abrasive grains for glass, polishing pads for glass, etc.
Outsourcing - Various processing on glass: Cutting, edging, polishing, machining, drilling, external processing, surface treatment, tempering, laminating, printing, film bonding, assembly, etc.

- Various resin processing: Injection molding, extrusion molding, sheet forming, vacuum forming, film forming, surface treatment / coating, crushing / powdering, layering, etc.

- Various metal processing: Press molding, extrusion molding, roll molding, die casting, cutting, external machining, metal etching, metal patterning, metal micromachining, assembly, etc.

- Various processing of chemicals (organic solvents, etc.): Contract manufacturing (reaction) / blending, liquid / gas refilling, liquid subdivision, etc.

- Other various processing: Cutting / grinding of ultrahard item, film formation, electro casting, transcription, etc.
Equipment Flat glass manufacturing equipment, automotive glass manufacturing equipment, FPD glass manufacturing equipment, chemical plant equipment, construction / repair / overhaul related to the above equipment
Logistics Truck transportation
- Cargo transportation companies who can meet the conditions specified by us in Kanto region of Japan
- Consigners who can use our return truck from each region to Kanto region

- Load capacity 5t / m2, warehouse with crane
- Warehouse where dangerous materials and poisonous substances can be stored

Marine container
- Shipping companies and forwarders having advantage in FFCL transportation (especially dangerous materials and open top containers) to North America, Middle East, and Oceania.
- Shipping companies and forwarders capable of handling integrated sea and land transportation to China

Packaging container
- Companies who have packing and lashing technology to improve transportation efficiency

Logistics system
- Inventory management system utilizing RFID (attachment to iron container)
- Factory entry / exit optimization system (optimization software for daily operations under complex constraint conditions)

Notes on Use

If you agree with the following <Notes on Use>, please fill out and send us the “Supplier Proposal Sheet”.

< Notes on Use >

We will properly manage the personal information entered in the “Supplier Proposal Sheet” according to the AGC Personal Information Protection Policy.

  • The information entered in the “Supplier Proposal Sheet” will be used only as basic data for considering transactions between AGC Group and your company and may not be used for other purposes or disclosed to third parties.
  • Our person in charge may directly contact the person who filled out the sheet, but please be aware that we may not always contact or respond.
  • Please refrain from disclosing part or all of the contents of our responses to suppliers to third parties.
Click here for the Supplier Proposal Sheet