Our history

Key dates

  • 1973
    Foundation of glass plant "Zorya".
  • 1994
    Foundation of joint Ukrainian-English enterprise CJSC "AD-Zorya".
  • 1997
    Consumers Packaging Inc. (Canada) becomes the major shareholder of the company.
  • 1998
    European Bank for Reconstruction and Development becomes the shareholder of the company. Start-up of Furnace #2.
  • 2001
    Company was renamed to Closed joint stock company "Consumers-Sklo-Zorya".
  • 2004
    Complete reconstruction of Furnace #2, installation of modern equipment.  
  • 2005
    CJSC "Consumers-Sklo-Zorya" becomes a member of the Saint-Gobain (France).
  • 2006
    The furnace #3 begins operation, equipped with new Saint-Gobain European standards for glassmaking and quality control machines.
  • 2009
    Modernization of the workshop for repair and maintenance of SFM, and also of the workshop of the section "Cold end". Installation of the SIL system in the furnace #3. Plant receives certifications ISO 9001 and ISO 14001.   
  • 2010
    Verallia brand created, change of name to Private joint stock company "Consumers-Sklo-Zorya".
  • 2011
    Installation of the modern inspection equipment.
  • 2012
    Plant receives certifications OHSAS 18001.
  • 2015
    Verallia become an independent company.