The upgrading of residents ' consumption structure, the encouragement of independent innovation of enterprises, the construction of new countryside and the process of urbanization will ensure the growth trend of the medium and long term demand of glass products in domestic market. With the development of construction, automobile, decoration, furniture, information industry technology and people's demand for living space environment, safety glass, energy-saving insulating glass and other functional processing products have been widely used. The supply and demand pattern and consumption structure of flat glass are changing.
The development of glass industry and the national economy of many industries are linked, glass industry to promote the development of the entire national economy plays an active role. Therefore, the "Eleven-Five" plan also put forward specific requirements for the development of glass industry. Also promulgated various laws and regulations to standardize the healthy development of the glass industry. Under the new situation, the glass industry must change the growth mode and adjust the industrial structure effectively to promote the healthy development of the industry according to the requirement of the scientific development view.