9 months Lens manufacturer invests $96.3 M in PH Lens manufacturer invests $96.3 M in PH
By Bernie Cahiles-Magkilat EHS Lens Philippines Inc. (EHS Lens) is investing $96.3 million for its 3.4-hectare lens manufacturing plant in Tanauan City, Batangas. Aside from supplying the local requirements, EHS Lens exports 99 percent of their lenses, mostly Seiko lens products, to corporate customers in the USA, Europe, Japan and Asia.It also produces world’s thinnest polarized lenses, with the biggest markets being Europe and the US. The manufacturer is also seriously considering starting to export Hoya lens products to other affiliates abroad. The firm has a workforce of 2,000 personnel– an overwhelming majority of whom are Filipinos, with only three ... more