Beverage can capacity to rise with demand

As demand for aluminium drinks cans revives, the leading canmakers are planning to up their spend on production capacity. Arthur Stupay reports

After years of modest decline in volume, beverage can demand in the world’s largest market, North America, is having a revival. Other large markets, in Europe, Asia and South America, are also moving to metal cans, especially for use with a range of new beverage types that appeal to a widening consumer base. The problem…