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CONSOL MANUFACTURING FOOTPRINT

We have five glass manufacturing sites, located in Bellville (Western Cape), Clayville (Midrand), Nigel (Johannesburg), Wadeville (Germiston), and Central Glass Industries Limited (Kenya) comprising 12 furnaces and 31 production lines.

These sites produce a range of glass packaging for the food and beverage industries inclusive of the beer, alcoholic fruit beverage, wine, fruit juice, soft drinks, mineral water and spirits markets. We have also acquired a majority shareholding in Glassforce, Nigeria, with a manufacturing plant located in Aba which produces glass packaging for the food and beverage industries, including beer, as well as the pharmaceutical industry. Our portfolio has also expanded over the years to include tableware, as well as packaging for the pharmaceutical and cosmetics industries – serving a wide range of local and international customers.

An unwavering commitment to quality and world-class in-house expertise, coupled with a customer-centric approach to providing specialised, turnkey solutions to packaging requirements, has ensured our expansion and investment in capacity and infrastructure.

Our current capacity is approximately 890 000 tons of glass per annum.