Glass stands its ground against its plastic rivals

New research suggests that, although glass packaging will face fierce competition from other materials over the next decade, it is already retaking ground lost in some categories and showing stubborn resistance in others.

The European Container Glass Federation (FEVE) points to a report published by Visiongain in December 2012.This puts the size of the global glass packaging industry at $36.8bn, and predicts that it will nearly double by 2023, growing at an annual rate of 5.8%.

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600450 Glass stands its ground against its plastic rivals
Date: 21 February 2013

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