Saint-Gobain Sekurit will become the single biggest glass supplier for Renault’s off-roader 'Duster' for the Indian market, reconfirming Saint-Gobain's supremacy as the most preferred glass manufacturer for diverse consumer needs.
Saint-Gobain Sekurit India has already witnessed a huge leap in business with Renault, what with the onset of Duster production ensuring a significant scaling up of volumes. Saint-Gobain Sekurit India has also received appreciation from the Dacia plant in Europe for being among the best suppliers in terms of minimum development time and providing first time right glasses.
The Duster is one of Renault's most ambitious products in India till date. It received a total booking of 17,000 as of July 2012 and the production ramp up is in full swing at the French manufacturer's plant in Oragadam, Chennai. The country's SUV market is moving at a fast pace and the five-seater Duster is expected to turn the heat on rivals including the Scorpio from Mahindra & Mahindra and the Tata Safari.