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Asahi seeks cost breaks

Post Time:Aug 19,2008Classify:Industry NewsView:165

Japan-based Asahi Glass has requested the Thai government to ease its energy expenses in support of expansion plans that would make Thailand its manufacturing hub.

Industry Minister Mingkwan Sangsuwan said he had met executives of Asahi Glass (Japan) who were seeking incentives focused on electricity and other energy costs--a major expense in glass manufacturing--to assist expansion of its 24-billion-baht [$714 million]facilities in Thailand, according to a Bangkok Post report Aug. 19.

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