Based in Swansea, Afon Tinplate have been servicing the canmaking industry since 1923 and specialise in supplying tinplate and processing the substrate to a form where it can be presented directly to a canmaking line. The company supplies plain, printed and coated tinplate in sheet, strip and body-blank form. The newest string to the bow, established in 2012 is the Press Department at Afon Tinplate. This department makes components for the completion of composite tube packaging, with their customers mainly being from the whiskey industry.
Being strategically located close to a major tinplate manufacturer, and with all the production facilities on site, Afon Tinplate aim to simplify the supply chain, offer shorter lead times and lower distribution costs to customers.