Glass Manufacturing Business

Are you looking for a way on how to start a business that will provide you large income in an instant? If your field of specialization lies in glass manufacturing, this can be the perfect one that will give you success.

In this article, you can have the chance to know the ways on how to prosper if this is your chosen business.

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Since one of the major challenges you will encounter in this kind of business is the cost of the machine which is said to be millions, the very first thing which you need to focus on is conducting a feasibility study that will aid you in finding out whether your prospect business is viable or not. This study must be well-researched in order for you to successfully sort out the different areas of the business. In the succeeding paragraphs, you will discover the factors that must be considered in the feasibility study.

How to Start a Glass Manufacturing Business

Your proposed location must be the number one factor that the study must mull over. In choosing one, it should be near to the source of the materials to be used and to the target market because this will pave the way for you to lessen a large number of expenses especially when it comes to transportation.

The raw materials including limestone, soda ash, and sand are also very important in order for the business to have a continuous flow. So, you need to assure that its source is stable. Another thing which you need to put careful focus into is the existing industry status which includes an analysis of supply and demand. In addition to that, you also need to analyze and examine the following other factors that will affect your glass manufacturing business: financial report, general plant schedule, staff requirements, material and energy balance, cost estimate, machine requirements, waste treatment system, process flow, possible customers and plant layout.

Since this kind of business needs lots of planning, it is impossible for you to do all the planning alone. So, you need the help of professionals who will help you. When you are done looking for them, the next step is to search for potential investors who will finance your project. This is the part where you need to showcase your business plan so make sure that you will get the trust of the potential investors.

After securing the money, the next thing you have to do is begin the plant construction having the facilities to be used for glass manufacturing. For you to experience great deals in looking for the facilities and equipment, the trick lies in looking for auctions.

Before you begin to focus on other things, make sure that the plans are strong so that you will have a guide in this kind of business.


  • sandeep modani said on April 3, 2011
    My business location is Sirpur kagaznagar in Andhra pradesh. I want to manufacture Glass on small scale industries . want to have ideas
  • Ravindra kumar singh said on May 11, 2011
    my business location is kanpur uttar pradesh india. i want to manufacture a glass and i have a capital about 25 lacks .is it possible to start a business.
  • Gaurav Singh said on June 15, 2011
    my location of business is moradabad.(u.p)india,how to start a glass business,and how much investment required for this business.on small scale
  • venkatesh said on June 30, 2011
    my business place is martur,prakasam dist,andra pradesh. how to start a glass business and how much investment required for this business on small scale
  • Mahesh Kumar said on February 9, 2012
    Hi, I am planning to open one small scale industry in my native place. I need your help for which route is good for business, it means less investment and good profit. Basically I am from India, state is Karnataka & district is Koppal. Pin code 583231. I am working in private company & fed up with job. I planned for Glass manufacturing Business, but as per article the machine cost will be more. My investment is 3 to 5 laksha. This glass manufacturing Business is possible in this amount. Kindly I need your full help. Thanks & Regards, Mahesh Kumar.
  • Bakombedzi Boitumelo said on April 3, 2012
    I am male adult from Botswana in Africa and would like to start a glass manufacturing project for both local and export. i would be mining sand sourcing the other raw materials from some other place within the country. so there two sector scenarios in the project; the sand mining and the glass manufacturing plant. i need full help to produce the complete business plan for the mining plant AND the manufacturing plant. Thank you. Bakombedzi Boitumelo. mobile: {+267}72431770
  • Bidur Gautam said on April 16, 2012
    I am from Nepal. We have big sand mine. We want to establish medium size plant glass manufacturing plant. We have sufficient budget.
  • Benon said on June 23, 2012
    hello there, i could like to start manufacturing glass. please advice me on what to do. Best regards Ben
  • partha sarathi said on July 5, 2012
    dear sir we r planning to start a industry of near 1 crore, which is the better and profitable industry to start please give me the suggestion. industry place is nittur. tumkur district. karnataka.
  • Howard said on July 28, 2012
    Good day, i am located in Jamaica West Indies and would love to know how much it would cost to set up a glass (machine made) bottle plant, that would produce on average one million 750 bottles per year (with the capacity for increase of up to 5 fold over say 5 years). I would like to have an idea how much the physical plant along with equipment would cost along with raw material and energy cost for say the first year of operation.
  • kalpesh said on August 13, 2012
    Hi, I have done Engineering in EXTC from mumbai and have 2 years of work experience in MNC. Now i am planing to do business and have capital of around 10-15 lakhs. I am staying in daman and want to set up a small manufacturing unit. can u please help me providing any creative ideas. your suggestion would be welcome. My mail id
  • shweta said on August 28, 2012
    i want to start new glass manufacturing business in bagalkot north karnataka,
  • Mahesh Dhiman said on September 3, 2012
    I want to start a glass(injection bottles Sizes from 1ml to 150ml) bottle plant, so please tell me the project cost, machinery, availability of raw material in paonta Sahib Himachal Pradesh
  • Balbeer singh said on September 8, 2012
    hi my name is balbeer singh and i'm from jammu and kashmir running a small transport business and wanted to setup a small scale industry which should create job opportunities and wanted to setup manufacture plant of glass. could you please guide me with project report. please revert me asap.
  • tony said on October 31, 2012
    Hallo Man, My name is tony in dar es salaam, east africa, i would like to open a glass manufacturing factory here in dar es salaam; how much does a small scale glass manufacturing plant can cost, can you please give me details on where i can go buy small scale plants. Regards
  • s.m.nooman alam said on November 7, 2012
    i have an 12 bighas of land and have an investment about 10 crore so i want to set up a float glass factory please help to or give me the perfect person contact number to help me out
  • abdul shakoor said on November 26, 2012
    i am lecturer in a college, i want to start business in float glass factory in Oman, near sohar industrial port. regards abdul shakoor
  • dheeraj pandey said on December 2, 2012
    hello sir, planning to setup a manufacturing unit of float glass in jharkhand. please guide me regarding the TCI, future scope. Having a working capital near about 3 cr..
  • Joy Twala said on December 8, 2012
    I would like to know the cost of raw material, equipments, setup, planning and challenges of 750ml, 500ml glass manufacturing. I am in South Africa
  • santosh said on December 26, 2012
    hi, i am santosh and i want to open small glass manufacturing industry in my district place(bidar). can i know the investment for this business.
  • NIKUNJ PATEL said on January 3, 2013
  • smit said on February 8, 2013
    Hi, I want to establish small glass manufacturing unit in gujarat, so please tell me how can i start, what is the procedure & budget for starting this business.
  • jyoti sharma said on February 21, 2013
    hello, i wish to setup a glass manufacturing company at Bhayander, Mumbai(Maharashtra), India. i would like to know all the details required for the business in the particular location mentioned above along with the costing, if possible. it would be a great help. waiting for the reply..
  • sanjay said on March 29, 2013
    I Want to start small scale glass manufacturing plant in pune Maharashtra India please give me idea to start
  • nazeer beginner adviser said on April 6, 2013
    i can provide all technical help for glass making plant . 09633652470. Email || Consultant

  • yahya said on April 19, 2013
    HAI my name is yahya khan staying in hirehalli tumkur karnataka 572104. i completed my MBA in 2010. i have 30accers of land near to banglore industrial area (dobbespet)i want start manufacturing of glass industry or re cycling of glass industry. so i need information about investment and opportunities in this sector. my mob no :09844826119
  • hanu said on April 30, 2013
    sir i wanna establish a glass manufacturing company and i have investment capacity is 2 crore please suggest me
  • Dhanraj soni said on May 5, 2013
    Glass manufacturing plant require raw material of FELDSPAR. i have it's mins in rajasthan, if u want raw material plz cont me .Dhanraj soni merta city rajasthan +91-9983365801
  • Mohd. Auwes said on June 16, 2013
    Good evening, I want to set up a glass bottles manufacturing. My budget is 75 lakhs. Please give me proper directions. I am from Meerut (U.P.). Waiting for your reply. Thank you.
  • pandit jitendra said on July 2, 2013
    i am residing in pune and have about 25000 sq.ft land and i want to do a business of glass manufacturing , so i want clear cut idea about investment ,installation of plant , market demands for manufactured glass and other related information. you may also contact me on my cell : 9552559393
  • govind gajjani said on July 6, 2013
    hello, I am industrial engineers in ceramics and glass technology. I am thinking of developing glass plant because in north india here is no such plant. I am able to find land at well developed place. can you able to give me contact of high profile person which can help me best
  • Rudra Narayan said on August 1, 2013
    My business location is Orissa. I want to manufacture Glass on small scale industries . want to have ideas and minimum investment to start , i have 2 Acr land
  • Vishnu Pratap Narayan said on August 2, 2013
    I live in UP Lucknow India and want to set up a manufacturing unit to make disposable glass plates etc please suggest the carpet area required to set up the plant and money required to set up the plant. Exp:- 20 Years, City:- Lucknow, State:- U.P. Country:- India
  • Vishnu Pratap Narayan said on August 2, 2013
    what are the raw material required and from where we can get raw material for disposable glass production.
  • iyamvwa chiputa said on November 20, 2013
    Hello! Need your help i went to open a small scale industry for glass manufacturing plant but I don't how much it will cost me and here in zambia their is no such a plant pliz help.
  • chetan kundariya said on December 1, 2013
    i want to start this business plz send me idea my location is rajkot. gujrat india
  • sudha jaiswal said on December 18, 2013
    my business location is sultanpur dist.UP. i want to start this business with capital of around 20-25 lacks. please tell me full idea about which machine should i take about technical staffs and also legal formalities which i hv to fulfill before starting my business.
  • anitha said on December 24, 2013
    i would start the glass manufacturing business, so plz send me the manufacturing process, machinery details, row materials and cost.
  • Lawan Grema said on December 24, 2013
    pls tell me how much it will cost me to establish a small glass plant in Borno state of Nigeria. i read msc in materials science and engineering University of Sheffield.
  • NIKHIL JAIN said on December 28, 2013
    Hi.. I would like to set up a glass manufacturing unit in North India. If anyone interested in a JV, kindly revert..
  • hit patel said on January 5, 2014
    Hi.. i'm interested in starting the manufacturing of glass business in gujarat. can u send me details and project report of the business investment and the machinery in plant.. thanks & regards.
  • uma shankar said on January 5, 2014
    can i get the availability of raw materials (lime stone, soda ash and sand)in and around rajahmundry andhra pradesh...
  • Naveen kumar H said on January 7, 2014
    i want to start glass manufacturing company pls give all information my investment is around 15 lakhs.
  • DINMIL ENGINEERING said on January 8, 2014
    WE are design, manufacturing and supplies of all machinery / equipment for Glass Manufacturing Plant. Thanks & Regards, Milan Patel Phone ; +91 265 2331578
  • Ashish said on January 13, 2014
    Hi, i'm keen to start the manufacturing of glass business in east rajasthan. can u please help me by suggesting which glass product is now on boom. please send me details and project report of the business investment and cost estimation and the machinery used in plant.. email id-, Thanks in advance, Ashish
  • Akshay Kumar said on January 30, 2014
    Dear Sir/Madam, I'm from Kirloskarwadi, MH, INDIA. I'm planing to start Glass manufacturing factory. there is many question in my mind like how to made money for starting business. there is any financial support from Govt? Future of glass business.. so please help me. Thank You.
  • indira sharma said on January 30, 2014
    I am in the process of setting up a bottle manufacturing plant in North Bengal. However, I have no idea of the basic requirements. is it power intensive? What could be the minimum fund requirement as a beginner. can go for partnership market prospective is good.
  • owais said on February 21, 2014
    i want to setup a glass manufacturing unit on a small scale for which i can investment Upto Rs. 2500000. My Location Will Be Ganderbal. The Area Of Ganderbal Is Very Rich source of Sand. So Please tell Me the Details.
  • mohamedkasim said on February 23, 2014
    I want to start a glass(injection bottles Sizes from 50ml to 1000ml) bottle plant, so please tell me the project cost, machinery, availability. or flat glass manufacturing please advice me which one make good profit? thanjavur chennai. i have 65 lacks. please give detail information about both factory how much require and material where i can get.
  • rupesh soni said on March 4, 2014
    I want established a small glass factory please details of project cost, and total details of plant. I am at ranchi jharkhand. Please..
  • rmmanuel said on March 18, 2014
    i am located in the west coast of Africa and ready to start an architecture glass industry. please provide me with equipment? plant sellers contact and start up details. tel 2348120220767
  • ravi said on March 19, 2014
    Want to set up a business for disposable glasses
  • Ashish Awasthi said on April 5, 2014
    I want to start DISPOSABLE PLASTIC CUPS, PLATES AND GLASSES industry in BANDA (U.P.) kindly help me as how much initial investment is needed and from where I can get the raw materials at a cheap price.
  • umesh shringi said on April 11, 2014
    Hi, I am planning to open one small scale industry in my native place. I need your help for which route is good for business, it means less investment and good profit. Basically I am from kota in rajasthan. i'm interested in starting the manufacturing of glass business in kota rajasthan. because some raw material easily found here. can u send me details and project report of the business investment and the machinery in plant. but i want low investment. i also want to know that how can got a training for glass manufacturing process. thanks & regards, umesh shringi. 09887274764
  • Rajdeep Sharma said on April 11, 2014
    Myself Rajdeep..I live in raipur.. I want to start a glass industry in small scale.. What is the minimum investment to start it.. And whom should I contact for this...
  • Saurabh Dubey said on April 14, 2014
    I wish to start a glass bottle manufacturing unit (beer and other liquor and pharmaceutical)preferably in Himachal Pradesh. I would like to know the following the location have demand
    What should be the minimum capacity
    What would be the investment for the suggested capacity
    the plant should have a recycling unit too.
  • Ashok patel said on April 16, 2014
    I want to start glass manufacturer company in palanpur (Gujarat). so plz give me information for this industry & cost detail,
  • jitender kumar said on April 16, 2014
    sir i want to start disposable glass cup tray making plant so total cost investment for machine raw material and other infrastructure in haryana any other necessary noc taken from any department from govt. sr send about any subsidy from haryana govt. for this small scale project
  • raban matias said on April 17, 2014
    my business is located in Windhoek Namibia i made my research and i have found out that we are having all the required raw materials for making glass i want to make a manufacturing plant for producing flat glasses in Namibia the market for it is available as we are developing country and this will be in demand because of high demand in housing and other development where the need of glasses is required. now i need help to complete my business plan that will attract investors to invest in this plant and to make my dream come true. i also want to know the cost of the plant and the equipment i will need. your assistance will be highly recommended.
  • prashant mishra said on May 13, 2014
    dear sir, i want to start disposal product plant like plate, glass. bowel a.samal things so please tell me about investment of cost and the space of setup plant and the capital of plant for small cap investment
  • nitin waghaye said on May 25, 2014
    my business location is bhandara maharashtra. i want to start a glass manufacturing business on small scale how much will it cost? can i start it having the capital of 25 lakh?
  • 51. rmmanuel said on July 14, 2014
    we are specialized in design for glass factory. if you want to know more details about start up a glass plant, please send email to :
  • partha agarwala said on July 16, 2014
    Plastic disposable glass industry machinery cost & profitability capacity of project is 1.5 tonnes daily.
  • Louis said on July 21, 2014
    for a small float glass factory with daily output 50tons , the cost including whole glass equipment for the production line will approx be US$230million.
  • Ranjan said on July 27, 2014
    Hi All, I want to start a manufacturing business, if you have some idea then please send me the details at
  • Divya said on August 3, 2014
    Hi, I want to do some business, either establish a manufacturing unit or sole distributor of Nepal. If u have some grt idea please mail me on
  • mahaveer said on August 11, 2014
    Sir, I want to start new business of manufacturing glass. My location is amravati Maharashtra near Nagpur. I can invest 1 crore including land cost. Can I start business with this. Can you help me. Can you send me details of project cost ,area requires, machinery cost, flow amount etc.
  • neeraj kumar tiwari said on August 18, 2014
    i want to start small scale glass industry in bihar (rohtas). but their is no idea how to start. i need ur full support to start this business. but in low cost. plz send me their full project& their low cost. thanks & regards, NEERAJ TIWARI
  • Yogesh said on August 18, 2014
    i want to start small scale glass industry in adilabad .but there is no idea how to start. i need ur full support to start this business.but in low cost.plz send me their full project& their low cost.thanks & regards YOGESH JADHAV
  • CHARLES JACOBS said on August 21, 2014
    Shalom. Desire having Glass Sheets Manufacturing Plant in Ondo State South West Nigeria. Urgently in need of Foreign Business Partners/Investors in the area of Equipment/Machinery sourcing. The Market Potential in Nigeria is great. Awaiting swift reply. Charles Jacobs.
  • sunder said on September 2, 2014
    Dear sir, I need help to start disposable glass business. I want to do big in moulding business. Kindly send some detail. About this. Regards, Sunder, Location-haryana, 125001
  • Louis said on September 9, 2014
    Hi All, we are a glass industry consultantcy , if you want to get any idea for manufacturing of glass , please leave your email add. or Skype account.
  • harsha said on September 10, 2014
    tatipaka,razole mandal,e.g.dt,andhra pradesh
  • Mohammed said on September 11, 2014
    Dear Sir, Want to start small scale glass industry in hyderabad, telangana pl suggest.
  • pratik gupta said on September 20, 2014
    I am interested in the disposable glass manufacturing. Tell me about it machinery cost and other expenditure. How much profit margin and where we will sell.
  • irshad ansari said on September 30, 2014
    I start new business in pratapgarh u.p.
  • irshad ansari said on September 30, 2014
    I start new business disposal glass plate .city pratapgarh u.p india.plz tell how star business.
  • halenpenn said on October 17, 2014
    CHARLES JACOBS , maybe we can help, plz send me email or leave your contact so that we can discuss cooperation.
  • amitabh mishra said on October 18, 2014
    dear sir, i want start disposal plastic glass manufacturing but i have no knowledge. plz guide me about minimum investment land etc..............
  • Jawid Ataee said on October 24, 2014
    We want to establish a medium glass manufacturing plant here in Herat, Afghanistan.
  • tushar dudhane said on October 29, 2014
    I am engineering student currently pursing my degree from pune university. I am interested in manufacturing of the glass materials for house hold use.. I want to start business in my home town. plz give me details regarding cost, prerequisite etc.
  • KUNAL said on November 2, 2014
  • Rajesh KUmar said on November 5, 2014
    i want to know about disposable glass etc manuf. business tell me abt its cost and other requirement. i m from distt jhajjar haryana
  • pankaj bhoyar said on November 24, 2014
    i am interested for glass manifacer to plz provide me what is investment and infa area plz
  • ganesh kumbhar said on November 29, 2014
    Hi, i am Ganesh working in private sector industry. i want to start small scale business in glass industry. how much minimum amount that i can start the glass business. plz shear the man, material, m/c, set up, layout as minimum as possible, waiting for your replay.
  • kagiso Maboa said on December 1, 2014 a young academic\entrepreneur, currently working in the academic field. i want to start a business in the Glass industry and I dont have experience in the field. been reading most of the material on the net to help me with the knowledge. So i would like to share what are the most important thing I should focus on? especially the material and machinery. Thanks in advance
  • Mandla Ngwenya said on December 15, 2014
    I have a dream of opening a building glass manufacturing in Matsapha, Swaziland. I have seen a lot of merchandiser of the product importing it from South Africa. I want to manufacture and sell within the country and outside. I need the start up planning assistance including the feasibility study, business plane of such a product, skill sets that are needed and types of machinery required as well as break even point of such a business in a small scale. Please help.
  • ANIL PARMAR said on December 24, 2014
    I want to start bottle glass manuf. business in Gujarat, kindly guide the cost of unit as well as what are the best opportunity for easy to contact to market and also guide me if costing of projects are to high then kindly give me a joint venture with Indian company or foreign company.
  • Rajat Surana said on January 18, 2015
    Hey i want to set up toughned glass manufacturing unit .So i want to know the cost of setting up the plant and what is the process of manufacturing toughned glass . I would also like to know the plant and machinery required for the manufacturing unit.
  • Phatsimo Kebonang said on January 20, 2015
    Hey I want to start up a disposable plastic plates and cups manufacturing business here in Botswana. Kindly guide, I need the start up planning assistance including the feasibility study, skill sets that are needed, business plan of such a product. Types of machinery required as well as break even point of such a business in a small scale.
  • irshad said on January 26, 2015
    Hello, i want to start glass industry in small scale. i dont know how much investment it wants. what is the major machinery for starting. which type of places prefer starting the glass industry. i kindly request to anyone please help from kerala, kozhikode, 09946610236
  • Jitender Sangwan said on January 28, 2015
    I want to start business of plastic glass manufacturing. Plz tell me how much capital required to start this business and what are the basic requirements.
  • jonathan said on January 31, 2015
    Hi, i'm from South Africa and would like to start a glass sheet manufacturing business. Please advise me on raw materials, machinery and estimated budget required in order to start the above mentioned business
  • Ravi said on February 6, 2015
    Dear sir/Madam, I am from Botswana and would like to start a glass manufacturing business. Please advise me on raw materials, machinery and estimated budget required in order to start the above mentioned business. I would also like to manufacture toughned glass. Awaiting your soonest response. Best Regards.
  • Kaushik Prajapati said on February 12, 2015
    Dear Sir, I am interested to start Analytical Glassware manufacturing unit in Gujarat. I want to know what is the capital investment and other expenses for startup. I need to also know what will be procedure to start whole business.
  • Dr. Kamal elsayed said on February 20, 2015
    we need your help in this category glass manufacturing in KSA. please can you help us with some data
  • Srinivas said on February 25, 2015
    Sir, I was planning for glass business but I don't have that much amount can u give me an idea...
  • Srinivas said on February 25, 2015
    Sir, I am srinivasa from Andhra Pradesh (Vizag) I was planning for glass business but I don't have that much investment can u give me a suggestion...
  • arpit goyal said on March 2, 2015
    Sir, I want to start factory of plastic plates and glass and dona so please suggest me how I can start it in Rajasthan in kishangrah district Ajmer so please give me full detail about it I have low investment amount
  • salinder kumar said on March 6, 2015
    sir/mam I belong to distt. bilaspur himachal pradesh I will start a business for making disposal glass and plate in a small scale plz told me the amount for that to start procedure in my mail


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