PPG said it would be the first coatings manufacturer to be awarded an exclusive contract at a Nissan plant, supplying a range of products from pretreatments to clearcoats at the 2.6-million-square-foot complex. The plant will be able to produce 250,000 vehicles a year, ranging from full-size pickups and sport-utility vehicles to minivans.
PPG Named Exclusive Finishes Supplier at New Nissan Plant
September 1, 2001
PITTSBURGH - Nissan has named PPG Industries Inc. to be the sole finishing-products supplier at the automaker's new assembly plant in Canton, MS, when the plant begins operation in 2003, PPG announced.