Market & Trends
According to data released from the National Statistics Bureau, the gross output of the flat glass industry is expected to achieve 800 million weight cases for 2017, up 3.36 percent compared to 2016 when a profit reached around RMB 10 billion.
The U.S. window and door industry is expected to hit $34 billion in 2021.
Plans have been unveiled for twin centres of excellence for glass in the north of England aimed at putting the UK at the forefront of global manufacturing.
2017 comparable operating profit nearly doubled to EUR 5.4 million.
Iranian manufacturers are actively mastering the global glass market, paying special attention to new technologies.
Glaston publishes the 2017 Financial Statements Release on February 8, 2018 at 13.00 p.m.
Signing Ceremony for Coestablishment of Smart Technology School Held Between Triumph Group and New Jersey Institute of Technology
On January 19, 2018, Signing Ceremony for Coestablishment of Smart Technology School Between Triumph Group and New Jersey Institute of Technology was held in New Jersey Institute of Technology.
Solar has become the driving force behind the boom in renewable energies and solar capacities are growing rapidly. The trend now is to integrate solar cells into building facades and vehicles, mainly their glass surfaces.
Photovoltaics (PV) and e-mobility, the ideal combination: Driving with solar power is becoming increasingly attractive.
A new report from Palmer Market Research suggests that the rapid growth seen across the commercial glazing sector may be about to stall in ‘some areas’.
Emplas Managing Director, Ryan Johnson shares his thoughts on what 2018 holds for the UK window industry and explains how it is aligning itself to meet the challenges and opportunities head-on.
AVANCIS supplies CIGS technology for thin-film factory.
Intersolar India 2017 welcomed more than 13,000 best quality solar professionals despite surprising rainfalls during draught season
The first time in 9 years of existence, Intersolar India had to experience India’s unbelievable climate change.
Intersolar India 2017 opens its doors to 260 exhibitors, 12,000 international visitors and over 500 conference delegates
The Indian solar market is experiencing strong growth, bringing it ever closer to the Indian government’s goal of increasing the installed photovoltaic capacity to 100 gigawatts (GW) by 2022.
glassonweb.com contacted the major players in the flat glass industry, asking for their statements regarding the Brexit vote results and how they see it affecting the near future of the European glass and construction markets.
New glass manufacturing technique could enable design of hybrid glasses and revolutionise gas storage
A new method of manufacturing glass could lead to the production of ‘designer glasses’ with applications in advanced photonics, whilst also facilitating industrial scale carbon capture and storage.
According to Kastus® Technologies, Superbugs could kill 10 million people a year & cost $100 trillion
A new report has confirmed that the World Health Organization has warned that a post-antibiotic era, where basic healthcare becomes far more dangerous due to risk of infection during routine operations, could arrive this century unless something drastic is done.
Was Fukushima like Chernobyl? There are those who say yes, and those who lean toward no. That is, from a purely technical point of view. But, in the eyes of the media, or of people’s awareness in general, the difference is huge.
In the design of interior spaces, glass is taking on an increasingly prevalent role. Offering numerous new products, innovative refining techniques and stepped-up information activities, the glass industry has successfully opened the door to this major market segment.