Ceramic Industry

PPG Announces Marketing Partnership with Sinoma (4/10/07)

April 10, 2007

PPG Industries has signed a distribution agreement with Sinoma Science & Technology Co., Ltd. of Nanjing, China, for the marketing and sale of its HS2 and HS4 high-strength, high-modulus fibers in the Americas and Europe. The partnership leverages PPG’s North American and European market positions and Sinoma Science & Technology’s fiber composition and manufacturing expertise in support of the high-performance composites market, according to Victoria M. Holt, PPG senior vice president, glass and fiber glass.

“This partnership will give PPG entrée into the growing high-performance composites market,” said Holt. “PPG is very committed to serving customers in this market, and adding HS4 high-strength fiber to our product offering will bring our customers the high-modulus, high-performance parts they need.”

For additional information, visit www.ppg.com or www.sinomatech.com.