UK Beverage Can Manufacturing

The beverage can industry makes an important contribution to UK manufacturing output, with billions of cans shipped from UK can manufacturers’ plants every year. There are nine Can Makers plants across the country.

Can Makers manufacturing plants in the UK

Company Plant location No. of lines Material
Ardagh Deeside 2 Aluminium
Ardagh Rugby 2 Aluminium
Ardagh Wrexham 4 Aluminium
Ball Packaging Europe Milton Keynes 3 Aluminium
Ball Packaging Europe Wakefield 3 Steel
Crown Bevcan UK Leicester 2 Aluminium
Crown Bevcan UK Carlisle 5 Aluminium

End manufacturing plants in the UK and Eire

Company Plant location
Ardagh Deeside
Ball Packaging Europe Waterford
Crown Bevcan UK Carlisle

Recent performance

Over 9.6 billion cans were shipped from Can Makers’ member plants in 2015.