Gimav Announces Participation in 2011 Industry Events
March 29, 2011
Gimav, the association of Italian manufacturers and suppliers of machinery, equipment and special products for glass processing, announced it will be participating in several glass-industry events in 2011. The association notes that market indicators point to potential growth for the industry this year, and the Italian machinery offers a combination of technological innovation, product quality and immediate response to requests for technical assistance.
Some of the events in which Gimav will take part include Gulf Glass in the United Arab Emirates, China Glass in Shanghai, Mir Stekla in Moscow, GlassBuild America in Atlanta and Zak Glass Technology International in Mumbai.
In addition, 2011 is also the year of VITRUM, the international showcase for the world of glass, scheduled to take place in Milan October 26 to 29. For four days Milan will become the world capital of the glass industry, with a special focus on technologies aimed at energy savings and the exploitation of renewable energy sources.