Saint-Gobain to Build its First Plasterboard Plant in Indonesia PR Newswire PARIS, March 6, 2013 PARIS, March 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Saint-Gobain announces that it will soon break ground for a plasterboard plant near Jakarta to respond more effectively to local demand and pursue its development in the fast-growing Indonesian plasterboard market. This new facility will strengthen Saint-Gobain Gypsum's presence in Southeast Asia, where it already operates four plants in Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam. Project costs are estimated at €35 million for a production capacity of 30 million square meters/year. This new facility will give Saint-Gobain six plants in Indonesia, where the Group already produces Abrasives and Industrial Mortars. With its strong growth potential, large and resilient domestic market and vibrant construction industry, Indonesia plays a key role in Saint-Gobain's strategic development in Southeast Asia. More about Saint-Gobain Saint-Gobain,the world leader in the habitat and construction markets,designs,manufactures and distributes building materials,providing innovative solutions to the challenges of growth,energy efficiency and environmental protection. With 2012 sales of €43.2 billion,Saint-Gobain operates in 64 countries and has nearly 193,000 employees. For more information about Saint-Gobain,please visithttp://www.saint-gobain.com. Analyst / Investor Relations Florence Triou-Teixeira +33-1-47-62-45-19 Vivien Dardel +33-1-47-62-44-29 Alexandra Baubigeat +33-1-47-62-30-93 Press Contact Sophie Chevallon Susanne Trabitzsch +33-1-47-62-30-48 +33-1-47-62-43-25 SOURCE Saint-Gobain
Saint-Gobain to Build its First Plasterboard Plant in Indonesia
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