Analysis

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European glass business in growth

Last year, solid growth was recorded for the European container glass industry. In the EU28, production volume increased by 1.6% according to the European Container Glass Federation FEVE. More than...

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Global beverage packaging worth over USD105bn

The beverage packaging market is set to grow in the next 10 years at a fairly flat rate, the market will be driven by evolving consumer and demographic trends...

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Russia places sanctions on itself

Yesterday Russia became the first country ever to place sanctions on itself – at least I cannot think of another example of this happening. Russia’s strongest card is its exports...

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Plastic bottles making in roads into carton market

A report from industry consultants, AMI Consulting, published in April 2014, notes that there have been changes in a number of end-use application trends and competing packaging formats that...

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Glass packaging market worth USD39.4bn

The glass packaging market is set to grow in the next 10 years. However, glass packaging is facing increasing competition from rival packaging materials that are stronger, lighter and...

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EU positive on health, safety and environment

The elections for the European Parliament last week saw a strong surge of support by anti EU parties, especially in the UK and France.  However health and safety and...

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