Details of the agreement are summarized below.
On the same day of the corporate separation, AX will merge with and succeed Asahi Glass Housing Materials Co., Ltd. (Head Office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; President & CEO: Koichi Asanuma, hereafter “AGH”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Asahi Glass selling processed glass for construction, and AX will change its corporate name to AGC Glass Products Co., Ltd..
1. Purpose of Corporate Separation
By integrating manufacturing, marketing and sales activities of processed glass, which are currently operated by different companies, Asahi Glass aims to accelerate decision making and to expand sales of high value-added products.
2. Outline of Corporate Separation
(1) Schedule for Corporate Separation (Spin-off will be conducted as a simplified procedures.)
January 18, 2007 Resolution of basic policies of Corporate Separation
March 15, 2007 Resolution and Conclusion of Corporate Separation Agreement
May 1, 2007 (provisional) Effective Date of Corporate Separation
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