FiberCore forms joint venture to manufacture optical fiber in Asia

Two Malaysian companies, PNB Equity Resource Corp. and Federal Power, signed an agreement with FiberCore Inc. (Charlton, MA) to establish a joint-venture firm that will manufacture optical fiber and optical-fiber preforms in Malaysia. FiberCore will own the majority interest in the venture, which is estimated to have a total capitalization of $60 million. The company will be located in Malaysia`s new Multimedia Super Corridor.

FiberCore forms joint venture to manufacture optical fiber in Asia

Two Malaysian companies, PNB Equity Resource Corp. and Federal Power, signed an agreement with FiberCore Inc. (Charlton, MA) to establish a joint-venture firm that will manufacture optical fiber and optical-fiber preforms in Malaysia. FiberCore will own the majority interest in the venture, which is estimated to have a total capitalization of $60 million. The company will be located in Malaysia`s new Multimedia Super Corridor.

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