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Aluminum cans are a hot commodity for small Canadian brewers following tariffs and production shutdowns.

Canadian craft brewers scramble for aluminum cans

Retaliatory tariffs on U.S. aluminum are 
making them a hot commodity

Canadian microbreweries are facing a shortage of cans and higher costs, forcing some to cut beer production after the country imposed retaliatory import duties on U.S. aluminum imports in the busy summer season. Though Canada is the world’s third-biggest aluminum producer and cans are made in the country, beer makers also rely on the import