On 21 March 2018, CMI president Robert Budway wrote a letter to the chairman of the House of Representatives Ways and Means Committee, Kevin Brady, expressing concerns on the exclusion process for aluminium and the steel tariff.
According to Robert Budway, president of the Can Manufacturers Institute, CMI is disappointed that the US Commerce Department did not recommend to president Trump the exclusion of aluminium can sheets, aluminium ingot and tinplate steel from tariffs and other import restrictions.
CEOs from some of America’s leading food and beverage companies and trade associations have joined the American Beverage Association, Beer Institute, and Can Manufacturers Institute in sending a letter to president Donald Trump requesting that he refrain from imposing tariffs or import restrictions on cansheet, primary aluminium, and scrap.
Nomis Consultancy’s Simon Jennings introduced ‘Open Clean’, a new innovation for the beverage can industry on the third day of Asia CanTech
According to a new analysis by Resource Recycling Systems (RRS), aluminium beverage cans are the most recycled drinks package in the world.
The Can Makers has launched a new Indie Drinks Can Advice website to help craft drinks makers get their drinks into cans.
The twin-roll beader of the CAN-O-MAT.II is now also available in the CAN-O-MAT.I. Down gauging is always the target for can makers to reduce their costs. The limit of down gauging is given by the minimum of axial load and panelling which is mostly influenced by beading. This is why the down gauging process is […]