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Article Title: News from the glass and refractory ceramics worlds
By: P. Carlo Ratto
Publication: Ceramic Tech Today, 2/11/2013
Freedonia Study: World Flat Glass (2970)

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World demand for flat glass is forecast to rise 7.1 percent per year through 2016 to 9.2 billion square meters. Gains in the dominant building construction market will be driven by a significant acceleration in building construction activity.
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Article Title: Flat glass demand set to rise 7.1% a year
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Publication: Glass International, 2/6/2013
Freedonia Study: World Flat Glass (2970)

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World demand for flat glass is forecast to rise 7.1% per year until 2016 to 9.2 billion m2. Demand will easily outpace real (i.e., inflation-adjusted) gains in the global economy in a continuation of the trend seen in the last few decades. Gains in the dominant building construction market will be driven by acceleration in building construction activity. The global market value of fabricated flat glass is forecast to reach $90 billion in 2016. These and other trends are presented in World Flat Glass, a new study from The Freedonia Group, Inc, a Cleveland, USA-based industry market research firm.
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Article Title: World Demand for Flat Glass to Reach 9.2 Billion Square Meters in 2016
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Publication: GlassonWeb.com, 2/5/2013
Freedonia Study: World Flat Glass (2970)

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World demand for flat glass is forecast to rise 7.1 percent per year through 2016 to 9.2 billion square meters. In a continuation of the trend seen overall the last couple of decades, demand will easily outpace real (i.e., inflation-adjusted) gains in the global economy. Gains in the dominant building construction market will be driven by a significant acceleration in building construction activity. The global market value of fabricated flat glass is forecast to reach $90 billion in 2016.
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Article Title: Study predicts growth in global flat glass demand, led by Asia/Pacific region
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Publication: Glass Magazine , 2/4/2013
Freedonia Study: World Flat Glass (2970)

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World demand for flat glass is forecast to rise 6.3 percent per year through 2016 to 8.3 billion square meters, according to a new Freedonia study. Analysts anticipate the global market value of fabricated flat glass will exceed $100 billion by 2016.
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