Consumer packaging company in the UK Rexam has created a new division, Beverage Can Asia, Middle East, and Africa (AMEA) which will include the company’s existing plants in Turkey, Egypt, India and China.
The new division will be separated from the current Beverage Can Europe and Asia with that division becoming Beverage Can Europe and the changes will come into force from 1 January 2013.
Rexam chief executive Graham Chipchase said the changes have been announced as part of the company’s strategy to be the global consumer packaging company.
"Our new Beverage Can AMEA sector will allow us to focus resources more strategically and capture our share of growth opportunities in this faster growing region," Chipchase added.
Rexam serves a number of markets including the beverage, personal care, healthcare and food markets.