Based on the growing aluminum can demand worldwide, Ball Corporation is expanding its operations in South America, landing in Peru with a new manufacturing plant in the city of Chilca. The operation will have production capacity of over 1 billion beverage cans a year and will start up in 2023. This investment will allow the company to better serve the growing packaging market in Peru and neighboring countries. Located in a 95,000 square meter area in Chilca, Peru, Ball’s operation will offer more than 100 direct and 300 indirect new positions thanks to an investment that will be dedicated to the production of multi size aluminum cans.Ball Corporation is headquartered in Colorado US and supplies sustainable and innovative aluminum packaging for beverage, personal care and household products, as well as aerospace solutions and other technologies. It employs more than 24,000 people worldwide and has 15 plants in South America, located in Brazil, Chile, Argentina, and Paraguay.