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Australian Consolidated Industries

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Australian Consolidated Industries Ltd. spread across 15 countries mainly in Australasia, South-East Asia and the USA. It was one of Australia's largest glass companies and the country's largest brick maker as well as being a strong investor in open-cast coal mining.[1]

1981 Purchased Waddington and Duval.

1982 September: Purchased Plascoat International

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Sources of Information

  1. The Engineer 1982/09/16