Indian container glass manufacturer Emerge Glass has started the furnace heat up process.

A furnace inauguration ceremony and prayer took place at its facility in Keshwana Industrial Area, Kotputli, Rajasthan, India on Thursday last week (January 14).

An existing flat glass producing company, Emerge Glass will commence commercial production of container glass with a designed capacity of 210 tonnes per day.

Set up with an aim to cater to premium segments of liquor and food industries, the new container glass plant is expected to commence first batch of production in March 2021.

Emerge Glass has a sheet glass production facility in Rajasthan that spans more than 80,000 sqm, including a 35,000 sqm built-up area and 20,000 sqm green area.

The company’s glass solutions are exported to Dubai, Sri Lanka, Brazil, Netherlands, Nepal and Bangladesh.