Canmakers brace as steelmaker Liberty bids for Thyssenkrupp

The steel-making business of Thyssenkrupp has been targeted in a takeover bid by rival Liberty House, a move that could reshape the tinplate supply chains of canmakers. Even though neither company revealed how much the bid was worth, the share price of Germany-based Thyssenkrupp – the second-largest steel producer in Europe – soared by a…