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Crown to build can plant in Vietnam

Can maker Crown has announced plans to build a new beverage can plant in Danang, a major port city in central Vietnam. The new plant is expected to be operational in the second quarter of 2013.

Posted 6 March 2012

First keynote speaker lined up for Asia CanTech 2012

Gregor Spengler, secretary general of
 Aerobal, the international organisation of 
aluminium aerosol container manufacturers, has been confirmed as the first keynote speaker for Asia CanTech 2012.

Posted 16 February 2012

Crown expands in China and Malaysia

Leading can maker Crown is continuing its expansion in China after announcing plans to build a new two-piece beverage can plant in Nanning, the capital of Guangxi Province in Southern China. With a population of 6.6 million, this prefectural city is strategically located, bordering Guangdong to the East and Yunnan to the West.

Posted 16 February 2012

New event manager for Asia CanTech 2012

Bell Publishing has appointed Katrine Kjoeller as the new event manager of Asia CanTech. Katrine has previously been part of the CanTech team as assistant editor of CanTech International and attended the conference in this capacity in Bangkok in 2007.

Posted 15 February 2012