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Table 1: Global yarn production capacity 2011 Glass type

Eq. production 68 tex (G75) metric tons/year

Table 2: Global roving production capacity (direct, chopped, mat...) Glass type HP glass

2011 production (est.) metric tons/year

Europe PPG Saint-Gobain Vetrotex JSC "Valmieras stikla skiedra" Others Total Europe North America PPG Fiber Glass AGY Saint-Gobain Vetrotex Others Total NA China/Asia/ROW (Japan excluded) PFG Fiber Glass Co.,Ltd Taiwan Glass Group NAG/Nittobo Asco Glass Fiber Co., Ltd Fulltech Fiber Glass Corp. Hong Kong Glass Fiber AGY Shangai Technology Co.,Ltd CPIC Fiberglass Taishan Fiberglas Inc. Others Total Asia Japan Nittobo Nippon Electric Glass Co., Ltd Others Total Japan Total world E/T/NE E E E E E E E E/L/S2/S3 E E E E

Europe 3B-Fibreglass Ahlstrom Glassfibre 0y Cam Elyaf Sanayii AS (Sisecam Group) EBoron-free E E E E EBoron-free E HiPer-Tex

40,000 (4.4%)

Johns Manville Europe Lanxess Deutschland Gmbh OCV Reinforcements PPG Fiber Glass Others Total Europe

870,000 (21.2%)

190,000 (20.9%)

USA/Canada/Brazil/Mexico AGY Holding Corp. Johns Manville OCV Reinforcements PPG Fiber Glass Others E EBoron-free E S (Xstrand H) S2

E Total USA/Canada/Brazil/Mexico E/L/S2/S3 China/Asia/ROW E CPIC Fiberglass E E/ ECR/ECT

830,000 (20.3%)

630,000 (69.2%)

50,000 (5.5%) 910,000 (100%)

Yarn producers
At 910,000 metric tons, yarn production showed a 4% increase over 2010. Yarn production is highest in Asia (69%), then in North America (21%). Europe is losing ground with only 5%, and Japan also produces little (5%).

Roving producers
At 4,100,000 metric tons, roving

production increased by 7%. Roving production is also highest in Asia (59%), with Europe maintaining its second place (21%) and North America following closely behind (20%). An estimated 80-90% of installed capacity will be used in 2011, taking the product mix and market needs into account.

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Jushi Group Co., Ltd E/ ECR (E6) Owens Corning Reinforcements PFG Fiber Glass Corp Sichuan Weibo E/ Boron-free E E Sinoma Science-Technology Taishan Fiberglass Inc. Taiwan Glass Group E E E E Xingtai Jinniu Fiberglass Nippon Electric Glass Nittobo E/ECR E E KCC Glass Fiber Abahsain Fiberglass M.E., W.L.L. Eastern Petrochemical Company Others E/CR E/CR Total China/Asia/ROW Total world

2,400,000 (58.5%) 4,100,000 (100%)

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of JEC COMPOSITES MAGAZINE - Issue #66 - July/August 2011

Cover
Edito
Point of view: Products for thermoplastic reinforcement
Contents
Agenda of Events
COMPANY & BUSINESS
- In Brief
- Aeronautics
APPLICATIONS
- Sports and leisure
- Civil engineering
MARKET
- Glass fibre
- Human Resources
- South America
- Sustainability
FEATURE AUTOMOTIVE
- Vessel
- Prepreg
- Software
- Thermoplastic
- Biocomposites
- High Performance
RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT
- Process
- Environment
TECHNOLOGY & INNOVATIONS
- CNC
- Multiaxial
- Thermoplastic
- Traceability
Index
In the world
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JEC COMPOSITES MAGAZINE - Issue #66 - July/August 2011 - - In Brief
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JEC COMPOSITES MAGAZINE - Issue #66 - July/August 2011 - - High Performance
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JEC COMPOSITES MAGAZINE - Issue #66 - July/August 2011 - - Process
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JEC COMPOSITES MAGAZINE - Issue #66 - July/August 2011 - - Environment
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JEC COMPOSITES MAGAZINE - Issue #66 - July/August 2011 - - Traceability
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JEC COMPOSITES MAGAZINE - Issue #66 - July/August 2011 - Index
JEC COMPOSITES MAGAZINE - Issue #66 - July/August 2011 - In the world
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