Paşabahçe factory began production in Beykoz, manufacturing traditional pieces such as Çeşm-i Bülbül glassware as well as contemporary tableware, using handcrafting techniques and semi-automated machinery. Handcrafting was continued at the Paşabahçe factory until 1993.
The current Denizli Glass Factory was established under the name Şirintaş at Şirinköy 7 km to the west of Denizli.
The second furnace started up.
Certificate of compliance with Turkish standards received for crystal products.