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Market for glass packaging: shortages, long delivery periods and rising prices

24 Jun 2019 − 

The German market for glass packaging is experiencing considerable shortfalls, delivery security is paramount and the prices are rising.

Various market participants – including fillers from the beverage industry, industry federations and wholesalers – report an undersupply that commenced as early as 2017.

The market participants interviewed by EUWID pinpoint individual "culprits” and causes.  All considered it becomes apparent though that a certain chain of events brought about the current market situation.

This is an excerpt from a comprehensive article which will be published in EUWID Packaging Markets 13/2019.
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