2022 is officially the UN International Year of Glass!

We are happy to inform that the UN General Assembly, held yesterday 18th May, has approved 2022 as International Year of Glass.

The proposal, promoted by International Commission on Glass (ICG), ICOM Glass and the entire Community of Glass Associations (COGA), where GIMAV and VITRUM are the main actors, finds the support of more than 1.500 subscribers, including companies, associations, universities and research centers, historical and cultural entitities from 79 countries and 5 continents.

Both GIMAV and VITRUM will continue their active involvment in the project by taking part to the Steering Committee responsible of coordinating the activities during 2022 in order to give visibility and to promote the entire glass machinery sector.

Here attached you may find the Press Release.

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