Weathering the storm

Canmakers in South Africa have been doubly hit by a weak economy and more recently by the coronavirus lockdown, as Metpac-SA’s Kishan Singh tells Rick Pendrous

Canmakers faced some shortages of internal lacquers and coatings during the Covid-19 lockdown, says Singh

Kishan Singh is chief executive of the organisation that represents the canmaking supply chain in South Africa, Metpac-SA. He knows a thing or two about the business, having spent 13 years working for Africa’s biggest canmaker, Nampak. Currently, the main issue on Singh’s plate is dealing with the impact on the metal packaging sector of…