Rexam plc, the world’s biggest drinks-can maker, plans to start the sale of its health-care unit this year after receiving inquiries from potential buyers.

“We have a lot of interest at the moment,” chief executive Graham Chipchase said June 25. While Rexam has always been open to “good” offers for the unit, which accounts for 10 percent of sales, no bids have yet come in, he said.

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