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Global hop market

A local alternative to mass beer suggested by independent brewers has been successful and is now altering the global market. Beer is becoming more diversified, so transnational companies have to accept the new game rules and to switch focus to young and fast growing markets. All these processes increased the demand for aroma and bitter hop as well as their acreage expansion on two continents. However now there appeared a downward trend of alcohol consumption in the world, so even special sorts can soon turn to be sufficient. In this connection the dynamic American hop market is already facing some problems. EU hop producers have become more cautious, they are not racing to exceed the demand and look forward with more confidence, judging by the contract terms. 

Hop Market in Russia

Germany still dominates the Russian market, yet over the recent two years one has been able observe a continuous success of Czech hop suppliers. Their expansion and growing popularity of hops from the United States became the drivers of supplies growth in 2016 despite the preceding modest harvest crop in the EU, as well as the factor of relative stability in 2017. In this connection, in 2017, the ratio of the varieties continued to shift towards the aroma ones, and the supplies of Magnum hop and other alpha varieties were reduced. However, the import of bitter hop pellets is partially replaced by extracts, especially from the major beer manufacturers. Total volumes of alpha acid supplies, according to our estimation, decreased by approximately 5% and returned to the level of 2015. Barth Haas Group continues dominating the hop products market; HVG also increased its weight. At the same time, Morris Hanbury significantly reduced the supplies in 2017.

US. Craft Brewers Alliance Announces First Quarter 2011 Earnings Conference Call

CRAFT BREWERS ALLIANCE, INC. (Nasdaq:HOOK - News) has scheduled a question and answer conference call for Wednesday, May 18, 2011 at 8:30 a.m. PDT (11:30 a.m. EDT). The purpose of the conference call is to answer questions related to the Company’s financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2011, which will be summarized in its quarterly report on Form 10-Q to be filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on May 16, 2011.

The public is invited to listen to a live webcast of the conference call on the Investors section of the Company’s website at www.craftbrewers.com. Approximately two hours following the conference call, an archived webcast will be available at the same site, and will remain available until the next earnings call.

Those interested in participating in the live conference via telephone should dial (800) 573-4842 if calling from within the United States or (617) 224-4327 if calling from outside the United States, and entering the confirmation code: 67325082. An audio replay of the conference call will also be made available approximately two hours after the conclusion of the call. The audio replay will remain available for 14 days and can be accessed by dialing (888) 286-8010 or (617) 801-6888 and entering the confirmation code: 31747421.

The SEC filings for Craft Brewers Alliance can be accessed at the Company’s website, http://www.craftbrewers.com/ (select Investors – SEC Filings). To automatically receive email alerts, register at http://www.craftbrewers.com/ (select Investors – Email Alerts).

About Craft Brewers Alliance – CBA is an independent, publicly traded craft brewing company that was formed with the merger of leading Pacific Northwest craft brewers – Widmer Brothers Brewing and Redhook Ale Brewery – in 2008. With an eye toward preserving one-of-a-kind beers and brands by giving them an opportunity to shine and grow, CBA was joined by Kona Brewing Company in 2010. When Kurt & Rob Widmer founded Widmer Brothers Brewing in 1984, they didn’t confine their brewing exploration to strict style guidelines. To this day, Widmer Brothers continues to create craft beers with a unique and unconventional twist on traditional styles that are award winning and please a wide range of craft beer lovers. Redhook began in a Seattle transmission shop in 1981, and those colorful roots are reflected in the brand’s personality to this day. The eminently drinkable beers consistently win awards and please crowds across the United States. Kona Brewing was founded in 1995 by a father and son with dreams of crafting quality beer as ‘liquid aloha’ for the locals. As the largest craft brewery in Hawaii, Kona personifies the laid-back, passionate lifestyle and environmental respect of the Hawaiian people and culture.

11 May. 2011

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