The Solex Company was formed in 1978 by a group of Thai entrepreneurs who wished to provide the Thai market with its own home-grown products. Its first action was to acquire technology, to equip the company with research and development capabilities that will always keep apace with the latest product innovation. In less than a decade, the operation has grown not only to prominence in the local market but is also making a strong presence abroad. This company profile brochure is being published to mark the opening of the new, maximum hi-tech manufacturing plant at Bangkhunteini in Bangkok an industrial enclave; on the outskirts of Bangkok. The capacity of this new factory will be one of the largest in South East Asia.