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US-headquartered Corning Incorporated began as a glass business in 1851, was incorporated in 1936 and adopted its present name in 1989. It manufactures glass, ceramic and optical physics products. It is one of the world’s largest vendors of fibre optic cables and speciality glass for smartphone screens. The company has 75 manufacturing facilities, about ten R&D facilities and employees across more than 20 countries.

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#70 /200
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39.3 /100
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Corning, NY, USA
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Ownership structure
Publicly listed
Fiscal year
Ends 31 December
Group revenue
US$ 14,082 millions (FY2021)
Group employees
61,200 (FY2021)
Emission data
2,822,000 tCO2 (S1+S2 LB)
Electricity consumption
5,695,736 MWh (FY2021)
Company filing name
Corning Incorporated

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