Industry Report



Second Edition--detailed comprehensive reference source for intelligence on the glass manufacturing industry produced by the Glass Manufacturing Industry Council

Comprehensive Date - Emissions Regulations Summary - Recycling

NEW!  Expert Segment Analysis - NEW!  Plant Lists & Contacts Spreadsheets


Contained in the report are over 163 pages of vital metrics broken out by glass manufacturing segments, float, fiber, container and specialty  glass, detailed as historical trends, industry predictions, graphs, tables and analysis

  • Production volumes

  • Revenue volumes

  • Market share by segment

  • Market share by region

  • Capital expenditures

  • Production facilities


  • Employment & salaries

  • Energy usage and cost

  • Recycling analysis and trends

  • NEW! Glass and markets data and trends

  • Comprehensive industries comparative analysis

  • Operational data - COGS, margin, payroll, capital, etc.

  • Operating ratios and other relevant financial and industry benchmarks

  • Historical trends

  • Industry predictions

  • Major manufacturing company profiles
  • Inventory turnover
  • Plant utilization
  • Research & development
  • Value addes

and other relevant metrics. . .


NEW!  Experts in container glass, float glass and fiberglass manufacturing segments analyze the data and discuss past, current, and future trends in the segments

Special Section on Emission Regulations

A detailed and comprehensive survey of emissions regulations relevant to glass manufacturing in North America and Europe, along with recommended best available techniques

Contact List

  • US glass manufacturer list - Now available as a spreadsheet!

  • US glass factory list - Now available as a spreadsheet!

  • Supplier lists - alphabetical and by category


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For additional information contact GMIC Executive Director, Robert Weisenburger Lipetz at +1-614-818-9423 or [email protected]

The Glass Problems Conference

Hosted November 5-8, 2018 the 79th Conference on Glass Problems takes place at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, Ohio.

The Usable Glass Strength Coalition

Sustainability is a key strategic objective of industrial organizations. A fundamentally stronger usable glass would revolutionize the efficiencies of glass production and uses.

Glass Manufacturing Industry Report

A detailed and comprehensive reference source for intelligence on the glass manufacturing industry produce by the Glass Manufacturing Industry Council