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October PPI Numbers Remain Positive for Glass Industry

The seasonally unadjusted prices for materials used in glass and glazing manufacturing were positive in October and in year-over-year price changes, according to the latest Producer Price Index (PPI) from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). In October, the … Continue reading

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YKK AP Celebrates 30 Years and Opens a New Office in Atlanta

Celebrations seem a little more exciting this year than in the past. So many businesses have suffered the realities of country-wide lockdowns and curfews that when milestones come around, it’s hard not to feel an extra tinge of joy. YKK … Continue reading

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New Administration to Bolster American Manufacturing

President Biden has signed a “Buy American” executive order intended to bolster American manufacturing. According to the White House, the order will ensure that when the federal government spends taxpayer dollars, they will be spent on goods made in America … Continue reading

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Commerce Issues Preliminary Duties on Sodium Sulfate Anhydrous Imports from Canada

The U.S. Department of Commerce has issued a preliminary determination in favor of a petition requesting that antidumping duties be placed on imports of sodium sulfate anhydrous from Canada. Commerce found that Canada has dumped the product in the U.S. … Continue reading

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Pilkington Closing Lathrop, Calif., Plant

Pilkington North America, a subsidiary of Nippon Sheet Glass, has announced it is closing its Lathrop, Calif., plant, which currently manufactures commercial architectural and automotive glass. According to a release from the company, “This decision was made after a careful … Continue reading

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