Soda Ash 2016: Glass sector enjoys stability

By IM Staff
Published: Friday, 23 September 2016

While the soda ash sector has strengthened owing to the stability currently being enjoyed by the glass sector, producers of the glass-making raw material should be mindful of the potential threat to its market share caused by recycling.

By Barbara O'Donovan

Container glass production is now back to 2007 levels and the industry is enjoying a period of stability, according to FEVE director for environment, health and safety, Fabrice Rivet.

Suppliers of beer and wine continue to use glass as a brand differentiator while craft beer, sparkling wine...

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