Ball to build new aluminium beverage canmaking plant in Czech Republic

Ball Corp is to build a new aluminium canmaking plant in the Czech Republic to meet rising demand from consumers seeking sustainable and recyclable beverage packaging, the company said.

Construction of the facility, which will be located in Pilsen, will begin in the spring of 2021 with operations expected to begin in October 2022. The plant is part of a broader strategy for increased investment in the wider Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region, Ball said.

“We plan to install sophisticated automated equipment at the facility,...

Published

Andrea Hotter

January 26, 2021

14:14 GMT

New York