The “HORN World” is getting bigger

With a new subsidiary in Brazil, the German glass plant manufacturer HORN Glass Industries AG is expanding its local availability in South America. The new subsidiary HORN Glass Brazil Ltda. with office in São Paulo, expands the HORN Group and is now the contact for the glass industry throughout South America.

The new company is managed by an experienced specialist in the glass industry, Mr. Thiago Metti. He was able to represent the company in his previous job. Thanks to his many years of experience, he is the ideal contact for the glass industry throughout South America for all matters relating to glass melting furnaces and glass production plants.

The Brazilian subsidiary is supported by specialists from Germany, which means that the glass industry can enjoy the usual high quality. But in addition, thanks to the new location in South America, the parent company from Germany can serve the glass industry even more effectively in sales, project management and services.

The HORN World

Currently HORN Glass Industries AG has subsidiaries in


  • Germany

  • Czech Republic

  • Slovenia

  • Ukraine

  • India

  • China

  • Malaysia

  • Brazil


Location & Contact

The new subsidiary is located in São Paulo and represented by Mr. Thiago Metti.

Mr. Thiago Metti.

HORN Glass Industries AG

At the Plössberg site in Germany, HORN Glass Industries AG plans and builds glass melting

technology and complete plants for the float and container glass industry. The high-performance glass melting furnaces go to glass manufacturers all over the world and are used for the production of beverage bottles, food containers, drinking glasses, flat glass, glass tubes, fibre glass or special glasses. With more than 135 years of experience, HORN has developed into a general contractor for its customers and offers everything from one source, from single burners or individual boosting systems to the turnkey glass production plant.


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