A clear uptrend in the glass market

By IM Staff
Published: Wednesday, 01 May 2019

Led by a revival in North American sales, the outlook for the global flat glass market remains positive – as it also does for the container sector. Manufacturers will need to fork out more for raw materials, though, Ross Davies finds.

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Casting one’s mind back only as far as two years ago, the consensus among global flat glass manufacturers, while not overtly gloomy, was one of concern.

The North American market, in particular, took a battering – although it can argued that it had been in decline...

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