United Arab Emirates: European glass imports to reach AED 0.5 billion

London-based Arab daily A-Sharq Al-Awsat quoted the President of the German Glass Makers Association, Dr. Berendt Zif, who estimated that the value of glass imported by the Gulf States from Europe wil…

London-based Arab daily A-Sharq Al-Awsat quoted the President of the German Glass Makers Association, Dr. Berendt Zif, who estimated that the value of glass imported by the Gulf States from Europe will reach AED 500 million by 2007. He made his remarks at a press conference held in early April 2006 in the UAE in advance of glasstec 2006 in Dsseldorf, Germany, in late October. Glass exports to the construction sector in the Gulf States come to EUR 165 million.