Michele Gusti, President of OCMI-OTG and President of Gimav Hollow Glass Group.
"This is an important opportunity to which we couldn't give up to present the last developments of our sector and show to the entire market that Italian hollow glass industry remains at the highest levels in terms of quality and technology".
An open space organized in booth A09 inside the XIX edition of this event will host 6 leading realities, member companies of GIMAV, a strong and compact group of companies offering advanced solutions for every step of hollow glass processing.
"To be present all together in this edition of Vitrum, leading International stage, has been a decision depending also on the role that Italy and Milan are playing in 2015 thanks to Universal Expo", Michele Gusti concludes.
The technological developments introduced will refer to a wide range of operations going from preparation of raw materials, melting, up to screen printing, annealing, decoration and packing.
Main purpose is to support the visitors by offering them the most complete service and information about workflow to work with different types of glass and produce pressed or blown glass containers, bottles, stemware and tableware articles and even more special products like ampoules, vials, droppers and cartridges for pharmaceutical or cosmetic use.
We can't forget to mention the sector of technical glass with applications in architectural and energy fields. One of the main markets for these types of productions, with its important availability of raw materials, is Northern Africa that is also a traditional source of visitors for Vitrum.
Also in this case Italian companies participating in this initiative shall cooperate to offer turn-key solutions for the production of high technological content products like glass bricks and glass insulators.
GIMAV collective area for hollow glass expects many visitors in the heart of Milan Universal Expo, the ideal setting for an event as important as Vitrum 2015.
Best of "Made in Italy" hollow glass industry will be hosted in booth A09.