This year the 5th edition of glasspex India launched the first edition of glasspro India alongside it, at the show held in Greater Noida, India.

Over the three-day exhibition, glasspex/glasspro India attracted more than 4,150 trade visitors.

Most exhibitors have already confirmed their participation for the next edition of the shows.

Spread over an area of 4,400 sqm, over 130 companies from 16 countries participated in the shows.

Besides India, there were exhibitors from Austria, Belgium, China, Czech Republic, Finland, France, Italy, Mexico, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Singapore, UK and USA.

Speaking on the occasion, Mr Joachim Schäfer, Managing Director and Member of the Management Board of Messe Düsseldorf, said that:

“This fair has developed into an important trade fair and meeting point for the glass industry, strongly fostering the exchange of ideas, contact making and business deals in the Indian market.”

Thanking the supporting partners AIGMF, VDMA and Glazing Society of India, Mr Schäfer attributed the success in reaching exhibiting companies “to the excellent reputation enjoyed by glasspex India as the glass hub for the region and Messe Düsseldorf´s strong ties with its partners and companies in the global industry.”

The concurrent conference on “What Can Glass Do for You” held by the All India Glass Manufacturers´ Federation (AIGMF), addressed topics on various glass industry sectors – flat, solar, processed, container and tableware.

The next edition of glasspro India will be held from 22-24th February 2018, in Bengaluru.

The 6th edition of glasspex India will be held from 6-8 March 2019 in Mumbai.