M&A Deal Summary

Showa Aluminum Can Acquires Universal Can

On November 25, 2021, Showa Aluminum Can Corp. acquired packaging company Universal Can Corp. from Mitsubishi Materials C.M.I. Corp. and Hokkan Holdings Ltd.

Acquisition Highlights
  • This is Showa Aluminum Can’s 2nd transaction in the Packaging sector.
  • This is Showa Aluminum Can’s 2nd transaction in Japan.

M&A Deal Summary

Date 2021-11-25
Target Universal Can Corp.
Sector Packaging
Buyer(s) Showa Aluminum Can Corp.
Sellers(s) Mitsubishi Materials C.M.I. Corp.
Hokkan Holdings Ltd.
Deal Type Divestiture

Target

Universal Can Corp.

Tokyo, Japan
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Universal Can is engaged in the manufacturing of aluminum beverage cans. Universal Can was founded in 2005 and is based in Tokyo, Japan.

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Buyer(S) 1

Buyer

Showa Aluminum Can Corp.

Tokyo, Japan

Category Company
Founded 1969
SectorPackaging
DESCRIPTION

Showa Aluminum is an aluminum beverage packaging provider. Showa Aluminum was founded in 1969 and is based in Tokyo, Japan.


DEAL STATS #
Overall 2 of 2
Sector (Packaging) 2 of 2
Type (Divestiture) 2 of 2
Country (Japan) 2 of 2
Year (2021) 2 of 2
PREVIOUS DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2021-11-25 Mitsubishi Aluminum - Aluminum Rolled & Extruded Products Business

Shizuoka, Japan

Mitsubishi Aluminum's Aluminum Rolled & Extruded Products Business provides aluminum sheet, extruded, and foil products. Mitsubishi Aluminum's Aluminum Rolled & Extruded Products Business is based in Shizuoka, Japan.

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Seller(S) 2

SELLER

Mitsubishi Materials C.M.I. Corp.

Susono, Japan

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Category Company
SectorElectrical Equipment
DESCRIPTION

Mitsubishi Materials C.M.I. Corp. is a manufactures of electrical equipment.


DEAL STATS #
Overall 1 of 1
Sector (Packaging) 1 of 1
Type (Divestiture) 1 of 1
Country (Japan) 1 of 1
Year (2021) 1 of 1
SELLER

Hokkan Holdings Ltd.

Tokyo, Japan

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Category Company
Founded 1921
SectorPackaging
Employees2,513
Revenue 109.4B JPY (2021)
DESCRIPTION

Hokkan Holdings is a holding company that operates and owns three major subsidiaries of the container business, filling business, and machine manufacturing business. Hokkan Holdings business develops and sells various containers, mainly metal containers such as food cans and beverage cans and plastic containers such as PET bottles. Hokkan Holdings was founded in 1921 and is based in Tokyo, Japan.


DEAL STATS #
Overall 1 of 1
Sector (Packaging) 1 of 1
Type (Divestiture) 1 of 1
Country (Japan) 1 of 1
Year (2021) 1 of 1