Backed by its long and fruitful experience, its intimate connection with the customers and its proven ability to continuously innovate, our Company is today widely recognized as the world's leader in the habitat and construction markets.
All along its 350 years of history Saint-Gobain has succeeded to get harmoniously aligned with the evolution of the human societies at the service of which the Company is. Such a malleability to permanently reinvent itself and anticipate the wishes of its clients helps to explain the longevity of Saint-Gobain and its international success.
Since its foundation a fundamental piece of the Saint-Gobain's strategy has been the continuous incorporation of new countries and territories into the Group. From this angle, the role played by Asia-Pacific in the last 40 years has been key.
Today, as a consequence of the huge potential of development of the region, the expansion in Asia-Pacific constitutes one of the top priorities for Saint-Gobain.
The Company started operating in Asia-Pacific in 1972. Since then the growth has been quite impressive.
At present the Group is both industrially and commercially active in 14 different countries all across the Asia-Pacific area, runs more than 100 plants and employs some 15,000 people, those who every day deploy the best of their efforts and talents to make of Saint-Gobain in each and every country the market's reference in terms of innovative and superior quality solutions.
Saint-Gobain builds your future; also in Asia-Pacific.