The Event

SOUTH AFRICA GLASS is a proven business event that allows international operators to meet local professionals from South Africa and neighboring countries. In the Congress Center of the Hilton Sandton Hotel, in addition to a large exhibition area, during the two days of the event, will also host a series of conferences and meetings on the most current topics of the South Africa market and of the developments of the glass industry. The companies mentioned below are just examples of some South Africa glassworks, to give an idea of the general importance that they cover on the African continent:
  • Consol Glass has five plants in South Africa, producing a range of glass packaging for the food and beverage industries such as beer, wine, fruit juice, soft drinks, mineral water and spirits markets.
  • PFG a division of the PG Group is the leading manufacturer of float glass in Southern Africa, as well as laminated glass, mirrors, and sealant products. The company, located near Johannesburg, produces 260,000 tons of high quality float glass a year.
  • Nampak Glass produces a diverse range of returnable and nonreturnable glass bottles for the wine, carbonated soft drinks, spirits, beer and processed foods markets. The glass operation is based in Roodekop Gauteng
  • The core of McCoy’s business is to supply building glass, including clear float glass, patterned glass, tinted glass, mirrors, laminated safety glass and toughened glass. The company is a leader in the stock sheet market.