About SCHOTT India
SCHOTT in IndiaSCHOTT Glass India Pvt. Ltd has been present in India since 1998 when SCHOTT took over a company producing pharmaceutical tubing in Jambusar district in the State of Gujarat. This plant now functions as a production hub for SCHOTT pharmaceutical tubing for Asia. In the same year, SCHOTT set up a sales office in Mumbai to offer specialized products for other markets such as Electronics, Consumer Appliances, Optics and Speciality Tubings, Today, SCHOTT through its 100% subsidiary in India has one manufacturing site in Gujarat and sales offices in Mumbai and Pune. About 350 people work in SCHOTT India operations.
The business for the sales office come mainly from Optical Materials, Electronic Packaging, Technical Tubing and Special Flat Glass for Household Appliances. SCHOTT is actively working with customers in other growing areas such as Refrigeration Displays for Retail, Glass Ceramics for Cooktops, Fiber Optics for automotive & industrial application and Receiver tubes for Concentrated Solar Power applications,
To provide the Indian pharmaceutical industry with high quality tubing, SCHOTT has completely modernized the production technology to SCHOTT standards and also expanded its production capacity. In 2005 SCHOTT installed a new tank to produce SCHOTT Fiolax tubing on site. Two years later, a further high technology tank was set up for additional production of pharmaceutical tubing.
In addition to the above units, SCHOTT has a 50:50 joint venture with Kaisha Manufacturers Pvt. Ltd. in 2008 for the manufacturing of Pharmaceutical ampoules and vials. The Joint Venture company SCHOTT KAISHA has manufacturing facilities in Daman and Jambusar offering highest quality ampoules, vials and cartridges for the Indian market.