Fanavid was founded in 1963 by Mansur Jose Farhat in São Paulo, Brazil, as an importer of glass. In 1974 a tempered glass plant was founded in Village Guillermo. In 1980 a curved laminated glass and plain glass plant was founded. In 1992 a plant was opened in Dutra, with another opening there in 1995. In 2002, all the operations of Fanavid are centered in the plant of Guarulhos.