Global Flat Glass to Grow 9% Annually through 2016

January 10, 2014

TechNavio analysts forecast the global flat glass market to grow at a Compound Annual Growth Rate of 9.34 percent between 2012 and 2016, according to its most recent report, Global Flat Glass Market 2012-2016. The report points to the growing demand in the construction and automotive industries as the key factor of this growth. Although the global flat glass market is seeing an increasing use of solar control flat glass, it is not a key contributor to the growth due to increasing energy costs and the rising prices of raw materials, according to the report.

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