Updated worldwide glass market study 2021 available now for flat, container glass and tableware

We have updated our international studies on flat glass, container glass and tableware for 2021.

This unique software provides a global overview about glass producers and technical details. Easy to use and clear tables summarize information and data about glass makers such as: Glass types: flat glass, container glass, tableware, production capacities in regions and countries, number of furnaces, furnace types, year of construction, glass types and sub-types, products, project information, special news and downloads.

Further databases supplying demoscopic data and import and export data complete the market survey. Based on these data, prepare individual country profiles with information about local production capacities, local market sizes and expected demand in the future.

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Contact Info

Address Marposs S.p.A.
via Saliceto, 13
40010 Bentivoglio (BO)
Country Italy
Phone 0039 051 899111
Fax 0039 051 899525
Email Get in contact with Marposs S.p.A.
Internet www.marposs.com
Employees 2000 worldwide
Certificates All of the companies within the Marposs group are ISO 9001 certified.
Year founded 1952

Contact Persons

Contact 1. Eleonora Bordini
Glass Industry - Product Manager
Phone: 0039 051 899767
Fax: 0039 051 899 525

Products or Machinery

Leading global supplier of precision metrology equipment
for improving productivity and reducing cost in manufacturing

  • Inspection, measurement and process control solutions include gauges and compensation
  • systems for grinders and other machine tools; manual gauges, sensors, probes and other
  • gauge components; automatic measurement and inspection systems; hardware and software
  • for data collection and process analysis; equipment for non-destructive testing.

Company Background / History

Following the philosophy of its founder, Mr Mario Possati, Marposs is dedicated to these principles:

to be present in all the places where our customers operate to supply the best possible sales support and after-sales service

to deliver the most technically optimized solutions supported by substantial, continuous investments in research and development

to strive for ever greater customer satisfaction as the measure of the quality of its work.

These principles have been the foundation of Marposs´ past success, and are the basis on which we will grow and thrive in the future. 

The Evolution
  •   1962 : Germany (also for Flemish Belgium and Denmark)
  •   1963 : Switzerland
  •   1963 : United States and Canada
  •   1968 : Sweden (also for Finland and Norway)
  •   1968 : France (also for Walloon Belgium)
  •   1970 : Japan
  •   1973 : Brazil (also for all South America)
  •   1975 : Spain (also for Portugal)
  •   1976 : Great Britain
  •   1980 : Austria
  •   1981 : Netherlands
  •   1981 : Mexico
  •   1986 : Hong Kong
  •   1986 : Korea
  •   1989 : China (also for Taiwan)
  •   1995 : Malaysia (also for Indonesia)
  •   1998 : Singapore (also for Philippines)
  •   1998 : Thailand
  •   2004 : Czech Republic (also for Slovak Republic)
  •   2008 : India, formerly covered by an agent for 25 years


Agents/Distributors network covers:

  • Australia,
  • Hungary,
  • Israel,
  • New Zealand,
  • Poland,
  • Romania,
  • Russia,
  • Serbia & Montenegro,
  • Slovenia,
  • South Africa,
  • Turkey.