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....
India. Communists required close down 22 TASMAC shops in Tamil Nadu
In a representation to the District Collector, K.Suresh, City Secretary, CPI, listed the 22 shops identified by the party, including at places such as the Chathram Bus Stand, Big Bazaar Street, West Boulevard Road, Mela Chinthamani, Singarathope, Palakkarai, Junction, Karumandapam, Edamalaipattipudur, Marakkadai, Woraiyur and Central Bus Stand, apart from a few shops along the Tiruchi-Thanjavur and Tiruchi-Pudukottai highways.
He urged the authorities to close the shops at the earliest and redeploy the employees to other shops.
19 Jul. 2016