BAU 19: What we learned this year

By Michael Greenfield, Michael Greenfield
Published: Thursday, 17 January 2019

A summary of the key points of information from the building materials trade fair, BAU 19, held January 14-18 in Munich, Germany, and attended by producers of flat glass.

New European capacity

Guardian Glass, based in the United States, has recently expanded two existing plants in Europe, one each in Germany and Poland, adding 20-25% capacity for flat glass to each asset.

This is being following up by a new plant, with capacity for 365,000 tonnes per year, adjacent...

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