AGC’s COVID-19 Response Measures
and Information

Amid the global outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19), the AGC Group is placing top priority on ensuring the health and safety of all stakeholders, including employees and their families, customers, and business partners.
On that basis, the AGC Group is manufacturing products and raw materials that are needed in society while working to ensure the health and safety of employees and their families and prevent the spread of infection.

Takuya Shimamura Reprensentative Director, President and CEO

CEO Message

I would like to express my deepest condolences and sympathies to those affected by COVID-19, and my sincere appreciation to all those who are working on the prevention and providing medical treatment.

Everyone wants the post-COVID-19 world to be a better place than that before the pandemic. AGC will continue our efforts so that our products and materials will help achieve the dream of the people around the world.

Takuya Shimamura
Representative Director, President and CEO

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AGC Group Measures to Prevent Spread of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)


The following is AGC’s activities to fight against COVID-2019. In over 30 countries and regions, the AGC Group is working to make the world a better place.

AGC’s products and services against COVID-19

  • Drug candidate for new coronavirus【In development】

    Drug candidate for new coronavirus【In development】

    US FDA has approved Phase 2b/3 clinical trials of Leronlimab, a drug candidate for new coronavirus developed by US-based CytoDyn. This drug is contract-manufactured by AGC Biologics, a CDMO subsidiary of AGC.

  • COVID-19 vaccine【In development】

    COVID-19 vaccine【In development】

    AGC Biologics (Headquarters: US), a CDMO subsidiary of AGC, is partnering with Denmark-based AdaptVac to manufacture a candidate COVID-19 vaccine.

  • Polycarbonate【On sale】

    Polycarbonate【On sale】

    A hollow structure transparent sheet that is formed by integrally molding a tough polycarbonate sheet with a special technology. It is used as an effective partition for countermeasures against splash infection in offices and cafeterias.

  • Disinfectant/Deodorizer Spray

    Disinfectant/Deodorizer Spray "ZiaSafe"【On sale】

    ZiaSafe is a disinfectant and deodorizer spray made from a dilute solution of sodium hypochlorite.

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AGC’s activities against COVID-19


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AGC Inc.