AFGM Articles 2017

South East Asian glass tableware producers

Glass Worldwide Issue: 

South East Asia has emerged as a major powerhouse for glass tableware production in recent decades. The development of a sizeable, local middle class and rising purchasing power have been pivotal, in addition to which, the region has become an important exporter to Europe, the Americas and the rest of Asia. In the first part of a two part article, freelance correspondent Sunder Singh discusses the industry’s main producers in Indonesia.