- Shanghai Baosteel Group Corp, the world's second-largest steelmaker by
output, has started construction of its two-piece aluminum beverage can factory
yesterday on March 12, 2012 in Tan Uyen District, Binh Duong Province, Vietnam.
plant is located in Vietnam Singapore Industrial Park II (Phase II) where a
cluster of factories have been in construction and under post investment
certificate with the total FDI up to nearly US$ 600 million.
is the first Baosteel’s factory in Vietnam and also the first two-piece aluminum
beverage can factory of Baosteel outside China. The plant covers 65,000m2 and
is expected to commence operation by early of 2013.
annual production capacity will be 600,000,000 pieces of two-piece aluminum
can. Southern Vietnam and southeastern Asian countries will be the major
which supplies two-piece steel and aluminum beverage cans to PepsiCo Inc, Coca
Cola Co, Heineken China, TsingTao Beer, etc., has set up five beverage can
factories in China, with total annual capacity of 4.5 billion cans.