US imports of UBCs slide further in September

The United States' used beverage can (UBC) imports fell for a third consecutive month in September, with domestic recycling processes beginning to recover from Covid-19 closures.

UBC imports totaled 11,796 short tons in September, down by 6.4% from 12,606 tons in August but up by 28.1% from 9,206 tons in the same month last year, according to US trade data. Imports of the product from Canada -...


Jenny Stewart

November 06, 2020

23:22 GMT

New York