Fujian Yahua Glass Industry Co. Ltd. was established with 150,000 units annual production capacity.
Started to export auto glass to Hongkong replacement market.
First piece of OEM glass (Guangzhou Peugeot)
Exported automotive replacement glass to Canada TCG International Inc.
IPO and public listed in Shanghai Stock Exchange (600660)
Expanding overseas market by setting up Green Yun Glass Co. in USA, responsible for auto glass sales in North America
ISO9002 Quality Management System was certified.
The company was restructured and renamed as “Fuyao Glass Industry Group Co. Ltd” (Fuyao Group or FYG).
Fuyao Changchun Auto Glass was set up in North East China, the first manufacturing plant outside home province of Fujian.
Canadian International Trade Tribunal ruled that sales of Fuyao glass in Canada did not constitute a dumping. Won the first anti-dumping case after China’s entry into WPO
Offically entering into international high-end OEM market by signing supply agreement with Audi Europe
Set up subsidiaries in Germany, Korea, Japan and US, providing sales and customer support service in these markets.
Established a national auto glasses production bases network including Fujian, Changchun, Shanghai, Chongqing , Guangzhou and Hubei.
Global market share reached 15%, reached the sales of 100 million units of auto glass in 2009
Chairman Cho Tak Wong stood out among other representatives from 43 countries and regions in the world, was awarded with the “Ernst & Young World Entrepreneur of the Year”, becoming the first Chinese winner for the prize.
Established Fuyao Russian Plant, the first auto glass manufacturing plant in China oversea.
First phase of Russian Automotive Glass plant was completed and Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev sent a congratulatory message.
Purchased PPG’s Float Glass Plant in Mt. Zion, IL USA, and upgrading the production lines
H-share IPO at Hong Kong Stock Exchange (3606)
Fuyao’s Smart Plant Construction Project was selected as a Pilot Demonstration Project for Smart Manufacturing by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology.
World largest auto glass production plant entered into official production, created 2000 manufacturing jobs for Dayton, OH.
Cho Tak Wong Won the Highest International Award of the Glass Industry – The Phoenix Award
Fuyao Europe laid the foundation and set up 4 R&D centers in March.
“Super Plant” that integrates the R&D, production and sales of automotive glass and other related products started construction in Suzhou in September.
New plant in Germany was completed and launched into production
Acquisition of SAM’s assets in Germany, improving integration capabilities.