Glassman South America 2010

Glassman South America will be back in So Paulo, Brazil 9-10 March 2010, where it was held in 2006. Following the success of the previous exhibition and accompanying conference, the 2010 event is set …

Glassman South America will be back in So Paulo, Brazil 9-10 March 2010, where it was held in 2006. Following the success of the previous exhibition and accompanying conference, the 2010 event is set to be staged at Fecomercio – a dedicated venue for commerce in the city. The 2006 edition of Glassman South America benefit from the input of the leading Brazilian trade association Abividro, which organized a conference alongside the two-day exhibition, and will once again organize the accompanying conference for the 2010 event. Glassman will also have the support of another of Brazil“s leading trade associations – Sinvidro – which represents the interests of the country“s glass and crystal making industry. Glassman South America already has 98 confirmed exhibitors who will have on show the latest developments at all stages of the glassmaking process – from raw materials, batch plants, refractories and forming machines to annealing lehrs, quality control equipment, cold end handling and packaging systems. Thanks to South America“s growing market, the exhibition provides a valuable platform for suppliers and buyers alike to do business. Several of the region“s key glass manufacturers are located in and around So Paulo. Guardian Industries has also made recent investments into the country“s growing market, with the construction of an 800 tons/day float glass manufacturing plant in the state of Tatui, So Paulo. With an existing facility operating in Porto Real, Guardian Tatui is the company“s second manufacturing line in Brazil, serving to demonstrate its confidence in the region“s market. Further information and updates on the event can be found at: www.glassmansouthamerica.com.