Analysis of beer market in China (on Russian)
Beer market of Ukraine: big three losing weightIn 2016, fast increase of excises and resulting price spike stood in the way of the beer market stabilization. Most of competition (as well as mass sorts) moved to the economy segment of the market. The biggest losses were incurred by the leading three, especially Obolon, which again experienced pressure after reallocation of Efes market share. However, one should already speak of TOP-4. Group Oasis CIS (PPB) became a strong player and competitor to transnational companies. Besides the net sales of many regional medium breweries look rather good and 16-fold cost reduction wholesale trade license for craft brewers opens up a possibility of rapid growth in 2017.
Analysis of beer market in China
China’s transition to a “new normal” reality backfired on the brewing industry unexpectedly. Stagnation and subsequent market decline resulted from dynamic social and economic changes. There has emerged a “two speed” market where the medium class significance is growing, yet the share of main beer consumers, “blue collar” is decreasing. Also the inflow of consumers is shrinking, as demographics stopped being a growth driver. Finally, beer is giving way to other alcohol drinks....
WA grain growers to gain from SE Asian beer boom
Interflour says the project will source malting barley from WA farmers, which will be exported to the plant, called Intermalt, then sold on to be used in beer brewing.
Intermalt's General Manager in Vietnam, James Kirton, says the plant, worth more than $70 million will provide significant opportunities for WA growers.
"The beer market in Vietnam is growing at between twelve and sixteen per cent and per capita, beer consumption is growing as well," he said.
"So there is a great growth story for the beer market and obviously malt is required to service that."
28 Mar. 2012