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....
Thailand. Singha reconsiders packaging affiliate’s listing
“We had planned to submit the filing for listing of the Bangkok Glass a few years ago. But, at that time, we were restructuring our businesses. Therefore, the listing got postponed to now,” Chutinant Bhirombhakdi, executive vice president of Singha Corp and executive of Boonrawd Brewery, said.
However, he said that it is reconsidering the plan and cannot specify the listing period yet.
Bangkok Glass is one of the major glass container manufacturers in Thailand and also produces Aluminium cap, plastic cap, corrugated carton and plastic containers.
In addition, it has diversified into sport business by founding Bangkok Glass Football Club and Volleyball Club as well as operated Wishing Tree Resort in Khon Kaen province.
27 Apr. 2016