Nanogate AG: subsidiary launched in the US
Group drives international expansion forward
Nanogate AG’s CEO, Ralf Zastrau, commented: “High-performance surfaces and plastic components in perfect optical quality are in demand across the world. In many industries, they provide our customers – primarily global companies – with significant competitive advantages. As the world’s largest economy, the US offers significant sales potential for our technology. This applies, above all, to our business with enhanced plastic components, whose importance for the Group will increase. Nanogate has already been represented for several years with various projects in the US – we now intend to accelerate the opening up of the new markets with our own subsidiary. Opening up new, international markets is an important component of our Phase5 growth strategy, with which we intend to significantly increase business volume and profitability.”
The operational management of Nanogate Technologies, Inc. is based in the US state of Connecticut. Back in February of this year, Nanogate announced the launch of its Turkish subsidiary, Nanogate Teknoloji AS. From Istanbul, Nanogate intends to access the markets in the Middle East and in Turkey. In addition to a sales office, Nanogate is planning to open up its own production for the growing N-Glaze Security application area. Nanogate is also strongly represented in Asia, having, for several years, already been supplying glazing components from Germany to a leading car manufacturer.
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Nanogate (ISIN DE000A0JKHC9) is a leading international integrated systems provider for high-performance surfaces. The Group, which is based in Göttelborn (Saarland), enables the programming and integration of additional properties - such as non-stick, scratchproof and anti-corrosive - into materials and surfaces as well as enhanced plastic components. True to its slogan 'A world of new surfaces', Nanogate opens up the diverse possibilities of multifunctional surfaces based on new materials for companies in a wide range of industries.
Nanogate provides its customers with technologically and optically high-quality systems. To do so, the company uses its extensive expertise in innovative materials. The aim is to improve customers' products and processes by means of high-performance surfaces while achieving environmental benefits. The Group concentrates on attractive sectors such as automotive/transport, mechanical/plant engineering, buildings/interiors and sport/leisure as well as on the strategic growth areas of advanced polymers and advanced metals. Nanogate has a unique combination of extensive materials expertise paired with comprehensive, first-class process and production know-how. As a systems provider, Nanogate offers services throughout the entire value chain, from the purchase of raw materials, to the synthesis and formulation of the material systems, right through to the enhancement and production of the finished surfaces. The Group focuses primarily on optically high-quality plastic and metal coatings for all surface types. Its value drivers are the opening up of new, international markets, the development of new applications for the strategic growth areas of advanced polymers (innovative plastics, e.g. glazing) and advanced metals (innovative metal enhancements) as well as external growth.
The Nanogate Group has first-class references (e.g. Airbus, Audi, August Brötje, BMW, BSH Bosch und Siemens Hausgeräte, Daimler, FILA, Jaguar, Junkers, Porsche, Volkswagen). Several hundred projects have already gone into mass production. The company also has strategic partnerships with many international corporations. Nanogate comprises Eurogard B.V., GfO Gesellschaft für Oberflächentechnik AG, Nanogate Industrial Solutions GmbH, Nanogate Textile & Care Systems GmbH, Nanogate Glazing Systems B.V. and Vogler GmbH, as well as majority stakes in Plastic-Design GmbH and Walter Goletz GmbH. There are also subsidiaries in the US and in Turkey.