USA: new report out on non-container holloware sector

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “Other Pressed and Blown Glass and Glassware Manufacturing Industry in the U.S. and its Foreign Trade [2009 Edition]” report to its offering.
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Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “Other Pressed and Blown Glass and Glassware Manufacturing Industry in the U.S. and its Foreign Trade [2009 Edition]” report to its offering. With complete 2008 data and sophisticated forecasts for 2009, the 163-page report provides the most up-to-date data and analysis on the industry“s key financial data, cost and pricing, competitive landscape, industry structure, and trends and opportunities. The report includes the most recent information on the domestic market, global market and overseas growth opportunities. A detailed information resource, independently researched and supported by 10 years of historical data, the publication identifies best and worst case scenarios of today“s pressing challenges. Industry revenue for 2008 was approximately USD 3.6 billion, with an estimated gross profit of 27.45%. US imports were valued at USD 2.3 billion from 106 countries. The industry also exported USD 1.5 billion worth of goods to 172 countries. Adding import value to and subtracting export value from the industry“s shipment value, total US domestic demand for the industry in 2008 was USD 4.3 billion. The US industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing glass by melting silica sand or cullet and making pressed, blown, or shaped glass or glassware (except glass packaging containers). The 6-digit NAICS industry (327212) is under the hierarchy of Glass and Glass Product Manufacturing Industry (32721), Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing Subsector (327), and the Manufacturing Sector (31-33). Its SIC equivalent code is: 3229 – Pressed and Blown Glass and Glassware, NEC.