P(x) = −0.001x^{2} + 3x − 1800.

The maximum profit will be achieved for x = 3/(2*0.001) = 1500 and equals

P(1500) = -0.001*1500^2 + 3*1500 - 1800 = -2250 + 4500 - 1800 = 450

Answer: $450; 1500 cans.

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