Sotancro – Embalagem de Vidro, SA, is a company with a 60 year old track-record in the production of glass containers in Portugal, Spain and Egypt. Its main markets are the food and beverage, cosmetic and pharmaceutical industries, selling over 700 million units to more than 50 countries on five continents.
Portugal Ventures' investment in the company took place between 2002 and 2007 and helped Sotancro become one of the world's leading manufacturers of glass containers, with a turnover exceeding €70 million and employing over 500 people.
In 2007, Portugal Ventures sold its entire stake in Sotancro to the management team led by Domingos da Silva Rodrigues and Reinhard Böttger.
Currently, Sotancro belongs to BA Vidros.